Definitions of ugly

  1. provoking horror; " an atrocious automobile accident"; " a frightful crime of decapitation"; " an alarming, even horrifying, picture"; " war is beyond all words horrible"- Winston Churchill; " an ugly wound"
  2. threatening or foreshadowing evil or tragic developments; " a baleful look"; " forbidding thunderclouds"; " his tone became menacing"; " ominous rumblings of discontent"; " sinister storm clouds"; " a sinister smile"; " his threatening behavior"; " ugly black clouds"; " the situation became ugly"
  3. morally reprehensible; " would do something as despicable as murder"; " ugly crimes"; " the vile development of slavery appalled them"
  4. inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace; " a surly waiter"; " an ugly frame of mind"
  5. deficient in beauty; " ugly gray slums"
  6. displeasing to the senses and morally revolting; " an ugly face"; " ugly furniture"; " war is ugly"
  7. Offensive to the sight; contrary to beauty; being of disagreeable or loathsome aspect; unsightly; repulsive; deformed.
  8. Ill- natured; crossgrained; quarrelsome; as, an ugly temper; to feel ugly.
  9. Unpleasant; disagreeable; likely to cause trouble or loss; as, an ugly rumor; an ugly customer.
  10. A shade for the face, projecting from the bonnet.
  11. To make ugly.
  12. Displeasing to the eye; hideous; bad in character; as, an ugly report; ill- natured; quarrelsome.
  13. Ugliness.
  14. Uglier.
  15. Ugliest.
  16. Offensive to the eye: deformed: hateful: ill- natured.
  17. Offensive to the eye; deformed; ill- looking.
  18. Ill- looking; unsightly.
  19. Repulsive; revolting.
  20. Offensive to the sight; deformed; hateful.
  21. That which is displeasing to the eye; frightful; deformed.

Quotes of ugly

  1. Our music's kind of about taking something ugly and making it beautiful. – Jerry Cantrell
  2. Age is an ugly thing, and it goes on getting worse. – Diana Cooper
  3. I found my love when I was 17 -years -old and my love is one hundred percent honest. We've never had any ugly rocky things to overcome. – Bo Derek
  4. I've seen many of my contemporaries become superstars, and the way fame and fortune starts to really affect the way they treat other people, and I think it's ugly – Siobhan Fahey
  5. The most beautiful as well as the most ugly inclinations of man are not part of a fixed biologically given human nature, but result from the social process which creates man. – Erich Fromm
  6. Tammy Faye said, I am so happy that Jessica Hahn is so ugly because now I don't feel so bad. – Jessica Hahn
  7. Beauty is the first test: there is no permanent place in the world for ugly mathematics. – Godfrey Harold Hardy
  8. I've heard what people are saying, and it's a very weird thing. They're going into a realm where it's somethign that's almost ugly rather than something that can be so beautiful. – James Haven
  9. A civilized nation can have no enemies, and one cannot draw a line across a map, a line that doesn't even exist in nature and say that the ugly enemy lives on the one side, and good friends live on the other. – Thor Heyerdahl
  10. My husband was just OK looking. I was in labor and I said to him, 'What if she's ugly You're ugly – Beverly Johnson
  11. Time is a beautiful thing. It's like when you meet an old lover on the street six years later and they don't look so ugly anymore. – Sarah McLachlan
  12. But romantic vision can also lead one away from certain very hard, ugly truths about life that are important to know. – Donna Tartt
  13. Beauty magazines make my girlfriend feel ugly – James De La Vega
  14. There are only two things: love, all sorts of love, with pretty girls, and the music of New Orleans or Duke Ellington. Everything else ought to go, because everything else is ugly – Boris Vian

Usage examples for ugly

  1. Is he very ugly this Monsieur de Talbrun? – Jacqueline, v1 by Th. Bentzon (Mme. Blanc)
  2. And those who would defend me against him would be ugly enemies of Colonel von Dreschler's daughter. – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  3. But what does it matter if we have become ugly – Another Sheaf by John Galsworthy
  4. Who's that ugly man, Noel?" – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  5. Thinking me very ugly – The Shadow of the East by E. M. Hull
  6. He felt that there was an ugly suggestion in these words. – Tom Tufton's Travels by Evelyn Everett-Green
  7. " Noel," cut in the high, baby voice, " isn't that an ugly man? – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  8. Neither was she old, nor ugly – Jack Tier or The Florida Reef by James Fenimore Cooper
  9. It was no use asking myself why I should be jealous: there the ugly thing was. – Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood by George MacDonald
  10. He left, but there was an ugly look in his eyes, and I knew well enough he'd try to get even." – Do and Dare A Brave Boy's Fight for Fortune by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  11. Bill had not one ugly thought or feeling in the whole of his nature. – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  12. When you die- because you'll grow old, and you'll grow ugly and at last, after you have become very ugly you'll die. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  13. I am looking at the ugly side of Nature now,- in myself! – Temporal Power by Marie Corelli
  14. But his mother was not ugly either. – The Son of His Mother by Clara Viebig
  15. I have seen ugly flowers." – The Seaboard Parish, Complete by George MacDonald
  16. I don't like you, you ugly old cat, she said, and you know I don't. – Rosy by Mrs. Molesworth
  17. If he were Ugly – Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
  18. The cloak may be the ugly thing, and nothing else." – The Flight of the Shadow by George MacDonald
  19. The girl had told the whole story of that ugly night. – The Hollow of Her Hand by George Barr McCutcheon

Rhymes for ugly