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
Though that percentage has climbed over the past several years, the end result is that there are more people out there who are unhappy at work than the opposite.
Unhappy with the state of negotiations over some extra money for children in the city's budget, members of the Baltimore City Council hit upon a ripe scheme Thursday: Vote to take away all funding for the mayor's budgeting office.
McCain urged Australia — which was unhappy with Trump’s decision to pull the U.S. out of the agreement — to continue to pursue a free trade deal with other nations.
Consumers in Australia are the most unhappy at the moment since the financial crisis.
According to several accounts, Trump has been unhappy with the way the team has responded to the fallout over news reports about his campaign’s contacts with Russia.
Advocates for the Swainson’s hawk, listed as threatened by the state, are unhappy with the habitat mitigation land chosen for the hawks, which is an orchard west of the airport, adjacent to the Teal Bend golf course.
Unhappy with their creative output, Duane headed back home while his brother stayed behind with hopes for a solo career.
Leading shareholders, unhappy with his failure to consult them on major deals, had been pushing for his resignation for months.
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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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