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displeasure

noun dis·plea·sure \(ˌ)dis-ˈple-zhər, -ˈplā-\

: a feeling of unhappiness or annoyance

Full Definition of DISPLEASURE

1
:  the feeling of one that is displeased :  disfavor
3
archaic :  offense, injury
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Examples of DISPLEASURE

  1. The meeting will give people who object to the policy a chance to voice their displeasure.
  2. Fans showed their displeasure at the umpire's call by booing loudly.

First Known Use of DISPLEASURE

15th century
DISPLEASURE Defined for Kids

displeasure

noun dis·plea·sure \dis-ˈple-zhər\

Definition of DISPLEASURE for Kids

:  a feeling of dislike and irritation :  dissatisfaction

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