What does displeasure mean?

Definitions for displeasure
dɪsˈplɛʒ ərdis·plea·sure

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. displeasure(noun)

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


  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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Displeasure

    dis-plezh′ūr, n. the feeling of one who is offended: anger: cause of irritation.—v.t. (arch.) to displease, offend.

How to pronounce displeasure?

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How to say displeasure in sign language?

  1. displeasure


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of displeasure in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of displeasure in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of displeasure in a Sentence

  1. National Public Radio:

    Afterwards, Pompeo proceeded to shout his displeasure at being questioned about Ukraine. He used repeated expletives, according to Kelly, he asked, 'Do you think Americans care about Ukraine?' He used the F-word in that sentence and many others.

  2. Kim Dong-yub:

    The Trump administration has generally chosen to ignore Pyongyang's public signals, including escalating signals of displeasure with the negotiations, so far, North Korea has not walked away from the table, but they also have resisted pressure to make substantive progress on the nuclear question.

  3. Bob Corker:

    The alliance is very important and I think there's ways of communicating our displeasure with things without trying to insult and break the alliance apart.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    While you realise that and even support, respect, and love, the awkward ones as the human too. Such conduct endorses your act, and character, as the best one. Whereas, it also shows the honour of human rights than the personal feeling of displeasure.

  5. Alberto Gonzales:

    If there is, in fact, displeasure in his service, then he has an obligation, from my perspective, to make a change.

Images & Illustrations of displeasure

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    an undivided or unbroken completeness or totality with nothing wanting
    • A. suffering
    • B. trigger
    • C. integrity
    • D. bash

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