What is the opposite of congenial?

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Opposite of having or marked by agreement in feeling or action
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Opposite of giving pleasure or contentment to the mind or senses
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Opposite of having a kindly disposition
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“The neighbor was an unfriendly man who always greeted us with a scowl.”
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Opposite of pleasant and amicable in nature
“The two hot-headed professors had a hostile debate about the reality and effects of climate change.”
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Opposite of having an easygoing and pleasing manner, especially in social situations
“Ryan is so rude, and would often make disrespectful gesticulations when provoked.”
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Opposite of unanimous or undivided
“All judges were asked to vote, but the panel was divided in their deliberation for a resounding winner.”
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Opposite of not bound by rigid standards
“You will abide by my strict rules to maintain absolute cleanliness and hygiene in my household!”
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Opposite of of having a good-natured or casual personality
“Any friendly aspect or unfriendly connection between these two is then said to reflect upon the relationship of the lovers.”
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(colloquial) Opposite of pleasing or delightful to the eye or mind
“It is difficult to fathom his unpleasant and misplaced sense of humor.”
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(archaic) Opposite of received or experienced with gratitude
“Our rest was disturbed by an unwelcome banging on the door.”
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Opposite of giving a sense of happy satisfaction or enjoyment
“The concert was a disaster, and the overall experience was horrible.”
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Opposite of well meaning and kindly
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Opposite of not having or showing any apparent conflict
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Opposite of smooth in manner
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Opposite of chummy or congenial
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Opposite of pleasing in general
“Life is harsh, even when the occasional acceptance or freedom temporarily provide respite.”
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