Definition of dissatisfy
: to fail to satisfy : displease
Examples of dissatisfy in a Sentence
She was dissatisfied by the poor service.
a restaurant serving portions that will not dissatisfy even the heartiest eater
Recent Examples of dissatisfy from the Web
Because of statements the man made about being dissatisfied with wait room times at the hospital and his level of intoxication security didn't think the threat was credible, according to Ferrelli.
The scandal emerged last summer when a federal judge overseeing the troubled Oakland Police Department said he was dissatisfied with the internal affairs investigation of an officer who committed suicide in 2015.
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Senate Republican Leader Len Fasano met with a regional representative from Aetna Thursday, and said Aetna's likely decision to move its corporate headquarters is a signal that the company is dissatisfied with the state's fiscal policies.
Putin's foreign affairs adviser, Yuri Ushakov, said Russia was dissatisfied with the current level of political contacts.
A survey by Black Book Market Research found that 30 percent of hospital personnel were dissatisfied with their EMR systems, with Epic getting the strongest dissatisfaction.
At the time, Jens was not alone in being dissatisfied with his paycheck from Mojang.
Dissatisfied with the idea of sharing profits from online transactions, Yahoo has bought out Visa International’s stake in a joint e-commerce site planned by both companies.
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Definition of dissatisfy for English Language Learners
: to fail to make (someone) happy or pleased
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