Examples of unhappy in a Sentence
I can see that he's unhappy, but I don't know why.
I've never seen her looking so unhappy.
For three unhappy days we were all stuck in the house because of the blizzard.
an unhappy choice of career
The movie's hero meets an unhappy fate.
Recent Examples of unhappy from the Web
Charter school proponents say the schools provide a choice for parents unhappy with traditional schools.
Republicans practically begged him to accept their presidential nomination, as his approval rating was sky-high in a blue state and the party was unhappy with its other choices.
The unhappy fact is that a black celebrity who feels his life is threatened can look for no better security than with Farrakhan’s men.
From the beginning, the idea that capitalist Hong Kong could remain a thriving, prosperous city under Communist China may have been a tale doomed to an unhappy ending.
Among the issues, the studio was reportedly unhappy with lead actor Alden Ehrenreich's performance and hired an acting coach for him midway through production.
However, Bland’s family is unhappy with the dismissal of the charges.
Actor Marcos Moreno, who starred alongside Perez in the film, told The Associated Press that like many young officers in Venezuela, Perez was unhappy with the growing crisis.
That's what worked for Happy – a rather unhappy beagle.
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First Known Use of unhappy
UNHAPPY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unhappy for English Language Learners
: sad, depressed, or disappointed : not happy
: causing or involving feelings of sadness : not pleasant or joyful
: not appropriate or lucky
UNHAPPY Defined for Kids
Definition of unhappy for Students
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