- Antonyms of TAKING
homely, repellent, repulsive, ugly, unattractive, abhorrent, abominable, bad, disagreeable, disgusting, dreadful, foul, frightful, frumpish, frumpy, ghastly, gorgonian, grotesque, hideous, homely, horrible, ill-favored, loathsome, nasty, nauseating, objectionable, offensive, plain, repellent, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, shocking, sickening, terrible, ugly, unaesthetic, unappealing, unappetizing, unattractive, unbecoming, uncomely, unimposing, unlovely, unpleasant, unpleasing, unprepossessing, unshapely, unsightly, vile, Haggish, Unhandsome, witchy, unbeautiful, unpretty.
- Examples of usage:
- They have a free way with them that is very taking, sir, very taking indeed, sir: especially the young lady and gentleman. - "You-Never-Can-Tell" by Shaw, Bernard
- What do you say to taking a look at them?" - "A Hero of Liége" by Herbert Strang
- If he does, you can give it, and if he does not, it will be because he is taking my word that you are all right. - "The Thunder Bird" by B. M. Bower