Dissatisfying
Dissatisfy Dis*sat"is*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dissatisfied}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Dissatisfying}.] To render unsatisfied or discontented; to excite uneasiness in by frustrating wishes or expectations; to displease by the want of something requisite; as, to be dissatisfied with one's fortune. [1913 Webster]

The dissatisfied factions of the autocracy. --Bancroft. [1913 Webster]


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