What is another word for Uncompanionable?

634 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ ʌnkəmpˈani͡ənəbə͡l], [ ʌnkəmpˈani‍ənəbə‍l], [ ʌ_n_k_ə_m_p_ˈa_n_iə_n_ə_b_əl]

Uncompanionable is a word used to describe someone who is unsociable or withdrawn in social interactions. There are several synonyms that can be used in place of uncompanionable such as aloof, distant, unapproachable, uncommunicative, antisocial, unfriendly, and standoffish. Aloof refers to someone who is emotionally detached, while distant describes someone who keeps their emotions and thoughts to themselves. Unapproachable and uncommunicative describe someone who is difficult to engage in conversation. Antisocial refers to someone who avoids social situations, while unfriendly describes someone who is unforgiving and cold. Standoffish is a term used to describe someone who keeps their distance from others, conveying a sense of disdain or superiority.

Synonyms for Uncompanionable:

What are the hypernyms for Uncompanionable?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the opposite words for Uncompanionable?

The term 'uncompanionable' refers to a person who avoids socializing or is disagreeable to the people around. The antonyms for uncompanionable are sociable, friendly, outgoing, convivial, gregarious, affable, cheerful, cordial, genial, hospitable, amiable, and companionable. Sociable refers to the people who enjoy socializing with others and are friendly by nature. Friendliness is synonymous with being amiable, cordial, and congenial. Gregarious and convivial refer to people who love to be surrounded by others and find happiness in social gatherings. Hospitality and companionability show that a person is warm, welcoming, and pleasant to spend time with. Overall, these antonyms represent the positive traits that define a sociable and approachable person.

Usage examples for Uncompanionable

Your father, your mother, found the scattered leaves gathered in a volume, and smiled upon them as not Uncompanionable acquaintances.
"The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr."
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
The last Temple Temple Barholm had been an eccentric and Uncompanionable person.
"T. Tembarom"
Frances Hodgson Burnett

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