dissatisfactory

adjective
dis·​sat·​is·​fac·​to·​ry | \ (ˌ)di(s)-ˌsa-təs-ˈfak-t(ə-)rē How to pronounce dissatisfactory (audio) \

Definition of dissatisfactory

: causing dissatisfaction

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Examples of dissatisfactory in a Sentence

this report is completely dissatisfactory on several counts

First Known Use of dissatisfactory

circa 1610, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of dissatisfactory was circa 1610

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“Dissatisfactory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dissatisfactory. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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