dissatisfied dissatisfied  /dɪs ˈæ təs ˌfaɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) in a state of sulky dissatisfaction
  2. (v) fail to satisfy

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It leaves one feeling restless and dissatisfied.
  2. He stayed in, but grew increasingly dissatisfied with City's predictable mixture of entertainment listings and windy anti-Establishment articles.
  3. Parshall is dissatisfied with a lot of what government does.

News

  1. Junk shots? Racist rants? Sorry, social shaming on the Internet always backfires

    A photo of a man who was allegedly overheard bragging about cheating on his wife went viral on Facebook earlier this week. The Internet said, “Awesome!” A woman sick of receiving unsolicited photos of genitals from online suitors forwarded a “junk shot” to the mother of the man who sent it. The Internet said, “Super awesome!” A Dunkin Donuts customer, dissatisfied that she didn’t receive a recei ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  2. Forty-two Percent of Physicians Unhappy with Job

    ATLANTA, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In its latest survey of the nation's physicians, Jackson Healthcare found that 42 percent of practicing physicians are dissatisfied in their job. Some are ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Many Americans are understandably dissatisfied," Hamilton said later at a news conference that marked the formal release of the results of the commission's eight-month labors.
    on Dec 6, 2006 By: Lee Hamilton Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "I'm a little bit dissatisfied but I can only beat what's in front of me," Froch, who is now undefeated in 26 fights with 20 knockouts, told BBC Radio 5 live.
    on Oct 18, 2009 By: Carl Froch Source: Clubcall

  3. She said: "You know how you have these moments of feeling dissatisfied and you think, 'What would make my life better?'. Well, I've yet to go, 'Aha, that's it: a child!'
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Cameron Diaz Source: Naanoo.com

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