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abhorrent absurd agonizing amoral annoying awful bad barbarous barmy childish counterproductive cowardly crass crazy criminal cynical daft dangerous defeatist degrading depressing disappointing disastrous disconcerting discouraging discourteous disgraceful dishonest disingenuous disquieting distressing disturbing dreadful expensive facile farcical fashionable fatal fatuous foolhardy foolish fraudulent fruitless frustrating futile galling grotesque harmful harsh hazardous heartbreaking hopeless horrible horrifying humiliating hypocritical idle immoral impertinent impolite inadvisable inappropriate incoherent inconsistent inhumane insane insulting intolerable invidious irresponsible irritating laughable ludicrous meaningless mischievous misguided naive obscene outrageous painful pathetic pointless premature preposterous rash ridiculous risky rude sad scandalous scary selfish senseless shameful shocking sickening silly simplistic stupid suicidal taboo tedious terrible terrifying tragic traumatic unacceptable uncharitable uncomfortable undesirable unethical BROKEN! unjust unpatriotic unrealistic unreasonable unsafe unseemly unwarranted unwise useless wasteful wrong
The 'selfish' and 'dangerous' groupThese adjectives indicate that something is undesirable in some way. This may be something that someone does, as in It would be selfish to marry, or something that happens to someone, as in It's annoying to have people clicking their fingers at you.This group includes adjectives that indicate that a situation or action
makes someone feel bad e.g. annoying, disappointing, shocking
is morally wrong e.g. abhorrent, dishonest, selfish
shows a lack of sense or manners e.g. crass, discourteous, ludicrous, stupid
is dangerous e.g. dangerous, hazardous, suicidal
has an undesirable outcome e.g. counterproductive, fatal
serves no purpose e.g. futile, idle, pointless
It's annoying to have people clicking their fingers at you to get your attention.
It is always a little dangerous to let a child loose in an action playground on his own while he is very young.
It's more expensive to live alone and it can be very isolating.
It's ludicrous to give such a small amount to children's services. There is nothing more important than the mental health of children.
I know from experience it's pointless to try putting a born worrier's mind at ease.
I thought it would be selfish to marry if I were going to be killed.