How to use Unwelcome in a sentence

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  • I don't mean to make her feel unwelcome, but it was her own carelessness that got her into this situation.

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  • His tone and expression awoke an old unwelcome feeling.

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  • Monday came unwelcome for Carmen.

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  • Pulling her blanket from under the wagon seat, she shook it and checked under the wagon for unwelcome guests.

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  • This defeat was not wholly unwelcome to Charles in the circumstances; in the following summer, during Cromwell's advance to the north, he shook off the Presbyterian influence, and on the 31st of July 1651 marched south into England with an army of about 10,000 commanded by David Leslie.

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  • Peter was a rare and unwelcome guest in his own family, and a son who loved his mother could have little affection for a father who had ever been that mother's worst persecutor.

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  • Such salutary reforms were naturally unwelcome to the aggressive neighbours who wished to preserve the traditional anarchy in order to have new facilities for intervention, and as Russia had signed with the puppet-king in 1768 a treaty by which the constitution could not be modified without her consent, she had a plausible ground for protest.

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  • The promise of " special laws " based upon such consideration was therefore not, in itself, unjust, nor unwelcome.

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  • To Metternich they were wholly unwelcome.

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  • To her amazement, that idea spawned an unwelcome pang of rivalry.

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  • She was only a stray anyway – an unwelcome pet at the time.

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  • On the other hand many teachers see mobile phones as an unwelcome distraction.

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  • Unwelcome visits from the landlord only increase the nervous hysteria already developing in the small flat fueling dreadful consequences.

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  • An unwelcome change in the regime of an institution could potentially lead to concerted indiscipline or worse.

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  • During bereavement a break can seem a daunting prospect, even an unwelcome intrusion.

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  • The campaign group claimed the development would desecrate the area and create an unwelcome precedent for other national parks.

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  • Had she, I wondered, suspected that an unwelcome or over friendly overture was about to be made by the older woman?

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  • His first, unwelcome, expedient was to accept educationally subnormal children.

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  • This can range from verbal banter, including insults, jokes and comments with sexual or racist undertones, to unwelcome physical abuse.

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  • Either they had not realized the significance of their family history, or the results indicate something totally unexpected, and very unwelcome.

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  • The message it was designed to convey to the unwelcome visitors from above seems unmistakable.

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  • Entirely safe from the usual turbulent movements of Scottish opposition, and but ill acquainted with Scottish opinion, he could dictate measures which were oppressive to the preachers and unwelcome to the majority of the laity.

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  • If your cat is suffering from a case of these unwelcome guests, you aren't alone in your quest to eliminate them.

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  • Worms or other types of parasitic infestations may produce vomiting as the body attempts to expel these unwelcome visitors.

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  • While some martini lovers may argue that shaking with ice "bruises" the ingredients and results in bitterness, such a flavor is not unwelcome in this mixed drink that depends on a bit of "aperitif" flavor for the distinctive aftertaste.

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  • For those attempting to pay off large card balances, this can be an unwelcome hassle from year to year.

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  • Try to continue meditating for the full time no matter how frustrated you get or how many times an unwelcome thought drifts into your head.

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  • Even though you now understand that changes in your brain are causing sometimes unwelcome emotions, that doesn't mean it's easy to deal with them.

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  • It was an unlikely and unwelcome turn of events, but we were determined not to let it ruin our big day.

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  • If these celebrities are participating in this show in order to boost their careers, they may be in for an unwelcome surprise when it does just the opposite and makes them "unmarketable."

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  • Puppies need fair and consistent training to learn the things you want them to know, so be persistent and your pup will eventually learn that biting is unwelcome behavior.

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  • Modern installations are often tucked away behind walls and can hide unwelcome surprises.

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  • This can cause unwelcome visitors in your face such as dirt and insects.

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  • Since your truck bed tent is raised off the ground, you aren't likely to be paid a visit by a friendly campground raccoon or other unwelcome visitor in the middle of the night!

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  • Children should know they have the right to say no to any unwelcome, confusing, or uncomfortable attention by others and that they should tell parents immediately whenever such an experience occurs.

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  • Whenever possible, they should remove the child to the car or some other private space to avoid inconveniencing others and attracting any more unwelcome attention, after which they should ignore the tantrum and let it run its course.

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  • Some public high schools will work with parents to offer just a class or two, but this varies widely and can create unwelcome interference.

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  • This type of harassment occurs when unwelcome behavior of a sexual nature results in unreasonable interference with job performance or if the conduct creates a working environment that is offensive, intimidating, or hostile.

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  • Will the music be an unwelcome disruption when the card is viewed?

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  • Even if your event doesn't traditionally require an invitation or announcement, a personal request to ask someone to a party is rarely unwelcome.

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  • Despite their unwelcome effect on the skin, these white patches are usually more aesthetically displeasing than anything else.

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  • Sadly, these unwelcome pests come out in droves when the weather heats up.

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  • Once again, she mimicked his unwelcome feelings perfectly.

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  • These feelings were totally foreign and unwelcome.

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  • The next morning she woke to cramps - and the unwelcome fact that she was not pregnant.

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  • At the moment his French lesson was unwelcome.

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  • A scheme .for complete union of England and Scotland, promoted by James and by Francis Bacon, was unwelcome to and rejected by the two jealous countries (1604-1606).

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  • The British, deluded by their avarice, still cherished extravagant ideas of Indian wealth; nor would they listen to the unwelcome truth.

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  • They were only a few thousand strong; they had no competent leader and no money; they were unwelcome to the rulers whose hospitality they abused.

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  • Montpensier was supposed to be unwelcome to Napoleon, and was opposed by Prim, who had also committed himself to the prophecy that the Bourbons would never return to Spain.

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  • She watched his tall figure move gracefully down the hall, forcing unwelcome warmth to crawl up her neck.

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  • It was hard to tell if the visitor was unwelcome, as he always maintained a professional tone when talking to customers or strangers.

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  • She stepped into the room and saw Ashley in the hospital bed, an unwelcome memory surfacing at the sight of the girl.

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  • Xander let his instincts take him to the latest unwelcome creature to interfere with his world.

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  • Personally he was not enthusiastic over the African enterprise, as it introduced new and, to him, unaccustomed and unwelcome values into Italian political life; but he realized that public opinion demanded it and he did not care to run counter to the current.

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  • Against the Church of Rome, however, there was directed the affirmation that the Holy Ghost proceeds from the Father and not from both Father and Son; this rejection of the filioque was not unwelcome to the Turks.

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  • With the unwelcome help of a French army under Marshal Catinat, he invaded the Waldensian valleys, and after a difficult campaign, characterized by great cruelty, he subjugated them.

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  • Upon the strength of an established character for moderation he enjoyed an exceptional licence for the utterance of unwelcome truths; and in spite of his flings at the rich and powerful, he remained through life a privileged person with them.

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  • In time the smith learnt how to convert this unwelcome product into wrought iron by remelting it in the forge, exposing it to the blast in such a way as to burn out most of its carbon.

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  • The delay which this test causes is so unwelcome that in all other countries the blower continues the blow until decarburization is nearly complete, because of the very great accuracy with which he can then read the indications of the flame, an accuracy which leaves little to be desired.

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  • This diversion may be unwelcome, but it is inevitable for the two simple reasons that the wonderful improvements in agriculture decrease the number of men needed to raise a given quantity of food, i.e.

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  • The continual poverty which hindered the successful prosecution of the war against the Hussites, and which at times placer Sigismund in the undignified position of having to force himsel, as an unwelcome guest upon princes and cities, had, however, one good result.

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  • His known friendship for Queen Mary and his constant support of her claim to be recognized as Elizabeth's successor, made him a very unwelcome representative of England in that crisis.

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  • As a result of quarrels with his unworthy wife, and the unwelcome intervention of Henry III., he undertook the seventh war of religion, known as the "war of the lovers" (des amoureux), seized Cahors on the 5th of May 1580, and signed the treaty of Fleix on the 26th of November 1580.

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  • Then our country will be rid of all its unwelcome visitors.

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  • She felt an unwelcome rush of excitement and reached to push his hand from her hair.

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  • Unlike the cheerful white walls of the house, the tall wall was the unwelcome shade of dark grey that she'd begun to despise after days in the spaceships surrounded by it.

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  • She was only a stray anyway – an unwelcome pet at the time.

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  • An unwelcome feeling of homesickness clutched at her heart.

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  • The establishment of an orderly administration, one outcome of which was a general fall of prices that made the unwonted regularity of the collection of taxes doubly unwelcome, naturally excited a certain amount of misgiving and resentment; but on the whole the population was prosperous and contented, and under Lord Elphinstone (1853-1860) the presidency passed through the crisis of the Mutiny without any general rising.

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