Definitions for displeasuredɪsˈplɛʒ ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dis•pleas•uredɪsˈplɛʒ ər(n.)

  1. dissatisfaction; disapproval.

  2. discomfort; uneasiness.

  3. Archaic. a cause of injury.

Origin of displeasure:

1400–50; late ME < MF


Princeton's WordNet

  1. displeasure(noun)

    the feeling of being displeased or annoyed or dissatisfied with someone or something

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. displeasure(noun)ɪsˈplɛʒ ər

    ≠ pleasure

    his displeasure at their lack of respect


  1. displeasure(Noun)

    A feeling of being displeased with something or someone; dissatisfaction.

  2. displeasure(Noun)

    Pain or discomfort.

  3. displeasure(Noun)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Displeasure(noun)

    the feeling of one who is displeased; irritation or uneasiness of the mind, occasioned by anything that counteracts desire or command, or which opposes justice or a sense of propriety; disapprobation; dislike; dissatisfaction; disfavor; indignation

  2. Displeasure(noun)

    that which displeases; cause of irritation or annoyance; offense; injury

  3. Displeasure(noun)

    state of disgrace or disfavor; disfavor

  4. Displeasure(verb)

    to displease

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She showed her displeasure by leaving at once.

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