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dis·sat·is·fy

 (dĭs-săt′ĭs-fī′)
tr.v. dis·sat·is·fied, dis·sat·is·fy·ing, dis·sat·is·fies
To fail to satisfy; disappoint.

dissatisfy

(dɪsˈsætɪsˌfaɪ)
vb, -fies, -fying or -fied
(tr) to fail to satisfy; disappoint

dis•sat•is•fy

(dɪsˈsæt ɪsˌfaɪ)

v.t. -fied, -fy•ing.
to fail to satisfy.

dissatisfy


Past participle: dissatisfied
Gerund: dissatisfying

Imperative
dissatisfy
dissatisfy
Present
I dissatisfy
you dissatisfy
he/she/it dissatisfies
we dissatisfy
you dissatisfy
they dissatisfy
Preterite
I dissatisfied
you dissatisfied
he/she/it dissatisfied
we dissatisfied
you dissatisfied
they dissatisfied
Present Continuous
I am dissatisfying
you are dissatisfying
he/she/it is dissatisfying
we are dissatisfying
you are dissatisfying
they are dissatisfying
Present Perfect
I have dissatisfied
you have dissatisfied
he/she/it has dissatisfied
we have dissatisfied
you have dissatisfied
they have dissatisfied
Past Continuous
I was dissatisfying
you were dissatisfying
he/she/it was dissatisfying
we were dissatisfying
you were dissatisfying
they were dissatisfying
Past Perfect
I had dissatisfied
you had dissatisfied
he/she/it had dissatisfied
we had dissatisfied
you had dissatisfied
they had dissatisfied
Future
I will dissatisfy
you will dissatisfy
he/she/it will dissatisfy
we will dissatisfy
you will dissatisfy
they will dissatisfy
Future Perfect
I will have dissatisfied
you will have dissatisfied
he/she/it will have dissatisfied
we will have dissatisfied
you will have dissatisfied
they will have dissatisfied
Future Continuous
I will be dissatisfying
you will be dissatisfying
he/she/it will be dissatisfying
we will be dissatisfying
you will be dissatisfying
they will be dissatisfying
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been dissatisfying
you have been dissatisfying
he/she/it has been dissatisfying
we have been dissatisfying
you have been dissatisfying
they have been dissatisfying
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been dissatisfying
you will have been dissatisfying
he/she/it will have been dissatisfying
we will have been dissatisfying
you will have been dissatisfying
they will have been dissatisfying
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been dissatisfying
you had been dissatisfying
he/she/it had been dissatisfying
we had been dissatisfying
you had been dissatisfying
they had been dissatisfying
Conditional
I would dissatisfy
you would dissatisfy
he/she/it would dissatisfy
we would dissatisfy
you would dissatisfy
they would dissatisfy
Past Conditional
I would have dissatisfied
you would have dissatisfied
he/she/it would have dissatisfied
we would have dissatisfied
you would have dissatisfied
they would have dissatisfied
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.dissatisfy - fail to satisfy
discontent - make dissatisfied
displease - give displeasure to
disgruntle - put into a bad mood or into bad humour; "The employees were disgruntled by their bad working conditions"
gratify, satisfy - make happy or satisfied

dissatisfy

verb
To cause unhappiness by failing to satisfy the hopes, desires, or expectations of:
Translations
لا يُرضي، يَجْعَلُهُ غَيْر راضٍ
neuspokojitznepokojit
gøre misfornøjetgøre utilfreds
nem elégít ki
gera óánægîan
nepatenkinti
neapmierināt
neuspokojiť
memnun bırakmamak

dissatisfy

(diˈsӕtisfai) verb
to fail to satisfy or to displease. The teacher was dissatisfied with the pupil's work.
disˌsatisˈfaction (-ˈfӕkʃən) noun
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