not giving satisfaction
"shops should take back unsatisfactory goods"; "her performance proved to be unsatisfactory"; "life is becoming increasingly unsatifactory"; "our discussion was very unsatisfactory"
inadequate, substandard or not satisfactory
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
un-sat-is-fak′tō-ri, adj. not satisfying.—adv. Unsatisfac′torily.—n. Unsatisfac′toriness.—adjs. Unsatisfī′able, not to be satisfied; Unsat′isfied, not satisfied, not content: not fully informed about anything: not paid.—n. Unsat′isfiedness.—adj. Unsat′isfying.—n. Unsat′isfyingness.
The numerical value of unsatisfactory in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of unsatisfactory in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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The China-Japan relations are still vulnerable and unsatisfactory.
Next to selfishness the principal cause which makes life unsatisfactory is want of mental cultivation.
A number of farmers are crying foul over unsatisfactory (tobacco) prices, those who make losses are condemned to poverty and starvation.
When one is grateful for something too good for common thanks, writing is less unsatisfactory than speech-one does not, at least, hear how inadequate the words are.
The problem is too big for that and the attempts at a solution thus far too unsatisfactory, restrictions on immigration are a condition for security in this country.
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