from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The condition or feeling of being displeased or unsatisfied; discontent.
- n. A cause of discontent.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. unhappiness or discontent
- n. the cause of such feelings
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state of being dissatisfied, unsatisfied, or discontented; uneasiness proceeding from the want of gratification, or from disappointed wishes and expectations.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being dissatisfied; lack of pleasure or content in some thing, act, or situation; uneasiness proceeding from the want of gratification, or from disappointment.
- n. Synonyms Discontentment, distaste, dislike, displeasure, disapprobation, disappointment, annoyance.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the feeling of being displeased and discontent
Jackson went public with her label dissatisfaction in June, when said; "I'm trying to figure out a way to say this, but just to say it and to be quite honest, they (label bosses) just stopped all promotion whatsoever on the album, so I don't think you're going to hear another single off this album."
I can see why Mexican diplomats are “dissatisfied”, but this dissatisfaction is absolutely useless in protecting the lives of the people.
According to the Pew report based on polling conducted in March and April, the dissatisfaction is due to what it called a "perfect storm of conditions associated with distrust of government - a dismal economy, an unhappy public, bitter partisan-based backlash, and epic discontent with Congress and elected officials."
This dissatisfaction is why Obama is moving away from Congress.
Much of the dissatisfaction is related to the lack of progress on creating jobs.
The main reason for dissatisfaction is reception problems, which rather undermines the digital TV message of clearer pictures.
To clear myself from the imputation of disrespect and dissatisfaction is more than I have now hopes of doing.
This dissatisfaction is nothing new: Stories about $800-an-hour partners working on simple assignments typically tackled by junior associates or paralegals have been making the rounds for years.
The amount of consumer dissatisfaction is grossly overstated.
The dissatisfaction is with Obama, not with the party that gave us leaders like JFK and Sen. John Stennis in the past.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.