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dissatisfy

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verb dis·sat·is·fy \-ˌfī\

Simple Definition of dissatisfy

  • : to fail to make (someone) happy or pleased

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dissatisfy

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to fail to satisfy :  displease

Examples of dissatisfy in a sentence

  1. She was dissatisfied by the poor service.

  2. <a restaurant serving portions that will not dissatisfy even the heartiest eater>



1666

First Known Use of dissatisfy

1666


DISSATISFY Defined for Kids

dissatisfy

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verb dis·sat·is·fy \di-ˈsa-təs-ˌfī\

Definition of dissatisfy for Students

dissatisfied

dissatisfying

  1. :  to fail to give what is desired or expected :  displease <He was dissatisfied by the poor service.>





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