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Meaning of DISSATISFY

Pronunciation:  dis'satis`fI

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  fail to satisfy
 

DISSATISFY is a 10 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Antonyms: gratify, satisfy
 
 See Also: disappoint, discontent, disgruntle, displease, let down

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis*sat"is*fy\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dissatisfied};
p. pr. & vb. n. {Dissatisfying}.]
To render unsatisfied or discontented; to excite uneasiness
in by frustrating wishes or expectations; to displease by the
want of something requisite; as, to be dissatisfied with
one's fortune.

      The dissatisfied factions of the autocracy. --Bancroft.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: baffle, balk, bilk, cast down, cross, dash, defeat, defeat expectation, disappoint, discontent, disgruntle, dishearten, disillusion, displease, foil, frustrate, let down, put out, tantalize, tease, thwart
 

 

 

 

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