off-putting definition

  • adjective:
    • Tending to disconcert or repel: "The trappings of upper-class life are off-putting and sterile” ( Elizabeth Hess).
    • Disconcerting, annoying or repulsive; looking after put-off.
    • hard to cope with.
    • tending to repel.
    • causing irritation or repugnance
    • maintaining repel

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