Definition of dissatisfied in English:

dissatisfied

adjective

  • Not content or happy with something.

    ‘his parents are dissatisfied with the quality of tuition on offer’
    ‘dissatisfied customers’
    • ‘Teaching and learning will be increasingly important - not least because dissatisfied students may go elsewhere.’
    • ‘On a premier course, a substandard product will result in dissatisfied customers who will leave.’
    • ‘You may reduce your total receipts by compensation that you pay to the dissatisfied customer but only up to the amount that the customer had paid you.’
    • ‘Brown's writing style is distinctly unchallenging and that means that the book can leave you somewhat dissatisfied.’
    • ‘I have faith in democratically elected officials as I know I can always vote again if dissatisfied.’
    • ‘A good reputation can be severely dented by a dissatisfied cleaner or by a disgruntled customer.’
    • ‘All this practice breeds is confusion, inefficiency and dissatisfied customers.’
    • ‘A coach can ride out a grumpy administration, dissatisfied fans or damaging headlines.’
    • ‘The dissatisfied mass of the people has only two options: resignation or violence.’
    • ‘Was it just a random robbery gone bad, or did the victim's former lover, or perhaps a dissatisfied client, do the deed?’
    • ‘Estimates vary, but it is reckoned that on average, a dissatisfied customer tells between five and ten people of their bad purchase.’
    • ‘The company is also accused of refusing to accept goods back from dissatisfied customers.’
    • ‘His wife is a supermarket cashier, increasingly dissatisfied and angry with her lot.’
    • ‘One of our key things is that we must deliver every single time, as you can't have a dissatisfied client.’
    • ‘Thus, I am forced to the major recourse left for a dissatisfied consumer: not buying from them again.’
    • ‘Pundits say he stole most of his votes from dissatisfied separatists who believe their party lost its leftist ideals.’
    • ‘An information pack for dissatisfied clients has also been produced.’
    • ‘Handling complaints well can turn a dissatisfied customer into a loyal one.’
    • ‘Disaffected, dissatisfied adolescents are being kept away from the adult world for too long.’
    • ‘Our job was to listen to dissatisfied customers, list their complaints and then inform them that there was absolutely nothing we could do.’
    discontented, malcontent, unsatisfied, disappointed, disaffected, disquieted, unhappy
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Pronunciation

dissatisfied

/dɪsˈsatɪsfʌɪd/