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displeasure

noun

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1 refusal to accept as right or desirable
  • fans showed their displeasure by loudly booing the umpire

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2 the condition of being dissatisfied with one's life or situation
  • his displeasure with his job intensified as the years wore on

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The first known use of displeasure was in the 15th century

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“Displeasure.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/displeasure. Accessed 10 May. 2021.

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