Ugsome - Ugly; offensive; loathsome
This one has such a caveman sound to it, don't you think?
Uloid - Resembling a scar; scarlike
Okay, this seemed like it would be medical.
Unbe - To cause not to be; to cause to be another
Hmm. Hamletlike. To unbe or not to unbe ... or whether or not to unbe that dude down the street.
Unbishop - To deprive, as a city, of a bishop; to deprive, as a clergyman, of episcopal dignity or rights
I initially thought about a chess move.
Unbosom - relieve oneself of troubling information; to disclose freely; OR to reveal in confidence, as secrets; to confess; -- often used reflexively; as, to unbosom one's self
I won't even say what flashed through my mind, especially when I saw the word unbosomer right below it.
Unboy - To divest of the traits of a boy
So how do you use this in a sentence? Does it refer to a boy becoming a man and casting off childish things? Or something else it might be? I notice there was a group called Unboy.
Unclue - To unwind; to untangle
This was definitely not what I thought. When I tried to find a Google image for this word, a lot of Uncle Sam pictures came up.
Upstare - To stare or stand upward; hence, to be uplifted or conspicuous
I'm trying to envision standing upward ... isn't that kind of what standing is--upward?
Do you like to use unusual words when you write? What do you do to expand your vocabulary? Have you found any particular thesaurus helpful?