The word 'appetising' refers to the quality of food that excites one's appetite. On the other hand, antonyms for this word would describe a lack of appeal in the flavour, texture or aroma of food. Words that are opposite in meaning to appetising include unpleasant, unpalatable, distasteful, unsavory, bland, tasteless, unappetising and repulsive. These words can be used to describe food that is unappealing in appearance, taste or overall appeal. The antonyms to appetising would be appropriate to use if one wants to convey a negative description of food or discourage others from trying it.
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- multilateral, unilateral, detached.