dissatisfy dissatisfy  /dɪs ˈæ təs ˌfaɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (v) fail to satisfy

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The court had accomplished the near impossible: it had handed down a decision that would partly satisfy most people and strongly dissatisfy only a few.
  2. But any compromise will be unusually difficult, because the issue seems an all-or-nothing question; simply reducing the funds would dissatisfy everyone.
  3. Every time you dissatisfy a consumer, she's going to repeat the story to as many as 300 people.
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