noun. an emotional state which is felt whenever an occurrence is incongruent with one's objectives or is correlated with pain.

UNPLEASANTNESS: "The general unpleasantness of the two teammates seemed to gradually impact the entire team."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "UNPLEASANTNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/unpleasantness/ (accessed April 19, 2021).