unfulfilling


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unfulfilling

(ˌʌnfʊlˈfɪlɪŋ)
adj
failing to satisfy one's desires or ambitions
Translations

unfulfilling

[ˈʌnfʊlˈfɪlɪŋ] ADJ he finds his job unfulfillingsu trabaja no le llena (lo suficiente), no se siente realizado en su trabajo
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