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Synonyms for unkemptʌnˈkɛmpt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unkempt(adj)

    not neatly combed

    "wild unkempt hair"

    combed, tidy

  2. unkempt(adj)

    not properly maintained or cared for

    "an unkempt garden"; "native vistas and unkempt rambling paths"; "an ukempt appearance"

    combed, tidy


  1. unkempt(adjective)

    dishevelled, slovenly

  2. unkempt(adjective)

    dishevelled; untidy; dirty; not kept up

    slovenly, dishevelled

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. unkempt

    dirty, disorderly, dowdy, negligent, rough, rude, slouchy, slovenly, soiled, uncared for, untidy

    clean, cleanly, dapper, natty, neat, nice, orderly, prim, spruce, tidy, trim

Translations for unkempt

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  • ungepflegt, struppig, schäbigGerman
  • despeinado, desaliñadoSpanish
  • hoitamaton, ruokkoamatonFinnish
  • ébourifféFrench
  • pūhutihuti, uarapa, puhiruaMāori
  • взъерошенный, нечёсаный, растрёпанный, неопрятный, неряшливый, всклокоченныйRussian
  • pejmürde, bakımsız, dağınıkTurkish

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