Examples of disgruntle in a Sentence
an employee, disgruntled by the restaurant owner's shabby treatment, turned him in to the IRS
a crew disgruntled by a long voyage that provided no opportunity for recreation onshore
Recent Examples of disgruntle from the Web
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- There has been no shortage of interest in Cleveland Cavaliers disgruntled point guard Kyrie Irving, who asked for a trade in a sit-down meeting with owner Dan Gilbert in early July.
According to the Nashville Scene and Fox 17 in Nashville, people are upset about the new East Nashville, Tenn., gym where disgruntled Caucasians can channel their hate into bench presses and jumping jacks.
DiFranco was disgruntled with his back-to-back 3-over-par rounds.
Akinyemi Alafin Affrica, 45, was shot about 11:30 p.m. Thursday, hours after a disgruntled fired employee argued with management, police reports say.
However, such an alliance would be fragile as May would need the support of nearly all MPs of her Conservative Party, many of whom are disgruntled by her loss of a majority on Thursday.
A fractious, disgruntled, country remains just that.
The Liberal Democrat Party remained staunchly opposed to leaving the EU, hoping to win over the disgruntled 48% by pledging to hold another referendum on the issue.
Disgruntled ex-employee kills 5 in Orlando shooting A disgruntled ex-employee opened fire at his former job near Orlando, fatally shooting five people before turning the gun on himself, authorities said.
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Origin and Etymology of disgruntle
First Known Use: 1682See Words from the same year
Synonymsalien, alienate, disaffect, estrange, sour
Related Wordsantagonize, embitter, envenom; aggravate, anger, enrage, incense, inflame (also enflame), infuriate, madden, outrage, rankle, rile, roil; break up, dissociate, disunite, divide, separate, sever, split, sunder, uncouple, unlink, unyoke; disappoint, disenchant, disillusion; annoy, bother, bug, chafe, exasperate, gall, grate, irk, irritate, nettle, peeve, pique, rile, vex
Near Antonymsendear, ingratiate; appease, conciliate, disarm, mollify, pacify, placate, propitiate
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