Definitions for unhappiness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•hap•pyʌnˈhæp i(adj.)-pi•er, -pi•est.

  1. sad; miserable; wretched.

  2. unfortunate; unlucky.

  3. unfavorable; inauspicious:

    an unhappy omen.

  4. infelicitous; unsuitable:

    an unhappy choice of words.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sadness, unhappiness(noun)

    emotions experienced when not in a state of well-being

  2. unhappiness(noun)

    state characterized by emotions ranging from mild discontentment to deep grief


  1. unhappiness(Noun)

    The feeling of not being happy

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