Antonyms of adj uncomplimentary

2 senses of uncomplimentary

Sense 1
unflattering (vs. flattering), uncomplimentary -- (showing or representing unfavorably; "an unflattering portrait"; "an uncomplimentary dress")


Sense 2
uncomplimentary (vs. complimentary) -- (tending to (or intended to) detract or disparage)

complimentary (vs. uncomplimentary) -- (conveying or resembling a compliment; "a complimentary remark")
        => encomiastic, eulogistic, panegyric, panegyrical -- (formally expressing praise)
        => laudatory, praiseful, praising -- (full of or giving praise; "a laudatory remark")

Similarity of adj uncomplimentary

2 senses of uncomplimentary

Sense 1
unflattering (vs. flattering), uncomplimentary -- (showing or representing unfavorably; "an unflattering portrait"; "an uncomplimentary dress")

Sense 2
uncomplimentary (vs. complimentary) -- (tending to (or intended to) detract or disparage)
       => belittling, deprecating, deprecative, deprecatory, depreciative, depreciatory, slighting -- (tending to diminish or disparage; "belittling comments"; "managed a deprecating smile at the compliment"; "deprecatory remarks about the book"; "a slighting remark")
       => derogative, derogatory, disparaging -- (expressive of low opinion; "derogatory comments"; "disparaging remarks about the new house")
       => dyslogistic, dislogistic, pejorative -- (expressing disapproval; "dyslogistic terms like `nitwit' and `scalawag'")
       => supercilious, sneering, snide -- (expressive of contempt; "curled his lip in a supercilious smile"; "spoke in a sneering jeering manner"; "makes many a sharp comparison but never a mean or snide one")
          Also See-> unfavorable#1, unfavourable#1

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