Definitions of uncomfortable

  1. providing or experiencing physical discomfort; "an uncomfortable chair"; "an uncomfortable day in the hot sun" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Feeling discomfort; uneasy; as, to be uncomfortable on account of one's position. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Causing discomfort; disagreeable; unpleasant; as, an uncomfortable seat or situation. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. Not at ease, physically or mentally; causing uneasiness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Causing or feeling discomfort; ill at ease. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Affording no comfort; gloomy; giving uneasiness; uneasy. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for uncomfortable

  1. It was an uncomfortable moment. – The Gem Collector by P. G. Wodehouse
  2. I don't know, but I think it would be uncomfortable to have you for an enemy. – Plays: The Father; Countess Julie; The Outlaw; The Stronger by August Strindberg