unsatisfied

adjective un·sat·is·fied \ ˌən-ˈsa-təs-ˌfīd \
Updated on: 19 Nov 2017

Definition of unsatisfied

:not satisfied
  • He is unsatisfied with the direction his life has taken.
  • unsatisfied customers

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First Known Use of unsatisfied

15th century


UNSATISFIED Defined for Kids

unsatisfied

adjective un·sat·is·fied \ ˌən-ˈsa-təs-ˌfīd \

Definition of unsatisfied for Students

1 :not fulfilled
  • an unsatisfied ambition
2 :not pleased I was unsatisfied with his explanation.

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