1. [ adjective ] conducive to or feeling mental discomfort

"this kind of life can prove disruptive and uncomfortable" "the uncomfortable truth" "grew uncomfortable beneath his appraising eye" "an uncomfortable way of surprising me just when I felt surest"

Related terms: comfortable awkward self-conscious discomfited disquieting uneasy
2. [ adjective ] providing or experiencing physical discomfort

"an uncomfortable chair" "an uncomfortable day in the hot sun"

Related terms: comfortable bad miserable warm irritating comfortless comfort
Similar spelling:   uncomfortably