Synonyms of unpromising in English:

unpromising


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adjective

1‘they were not deterred by this unpromising start’

SYNONYMS
inauspicious, unfavourable, adverse, disadvantageous, unpropitious, uninviting, discouraging, disheartening, gloomy, bleak, black, portentous, foreboding, hopeless, ominous, creepy, baleful, doomed, jinxed, damned, cursed, ill-fated, ill-omened
ANTONYMS

promising, auspicious