disgruntled


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dis·grun·tle

 (dĭs-grŭn′tl)
tr.v. dis·grun·tled, dis·grun·tling, dis·grun·tles
To make discontented.

[dis- + gruntle, to grumble (from Middle English gruntelen, frequentative of grunten, to grunt; see grunt).]

dis·grun′tle·ment n.

disgruntled

(dɪsˈɡrʌntəld)
adj
feeling or expressing discontent or anger
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disgruntled - in a state of sulky dissatisfaction
discontent, discontented - showing or experiencing dissatisfaction or restless longing; "saw many discontent faces in the room"; "was discontented with his position"

disgruntled

adjective discontented, dissatisfied, annoyed, irritated, put out, hacked (off) (U.S. slang), grumpy, vexed, pissed off (taboo slang), sullen, displeased, petulant, sulky, peeved, malcontent, testy, peevish, huffy, cheesed off (Brit. slang) Disgruntled employees recently called for his resignation.
Translations
ساخِط، مُسْتاء
nespokojenýrozladěný
gnavenutilfreds
önugur
suirzęs
hoşnut olmayanküskün

disgruntled

[dɪsˈgrʌntld] ADJ (= unhappy) [employee, staff, customer] → descontento; (= bad-tempered) → contrariado, malhumorado

disgruntled

[dɪsˈgrʌntəld] adj [person] → mécontent(e)
to be disgruntled at sth, to be disgruntled about sth → être mécontent(e) de qch

disgruntled

adjverstimmt

disgruntled

[dɪsˈgrʌntld] adj (person) → di malumore, di cattivo umore; (look) → seccato/a

disgruntled

(disˈgrantld) adjective
sulky and dissatisfied.
References in classic literature ?
"I am tired, and, worse than that, I'm disgruntled. I'm tired because I've been packing my trunk and sewing all day.
Do you feel as disgruntled now as when you started out, Anne?"
And clear across to the Atlantic, the Junta in touch with them all and all of them needing guns, mere adventurers, soldiers of fortune, bandits, disgruntled American union men, socialists, anarchists, rough-necks, Mexican exiles, peons escaped from bondage, whipped miners from the bull-pens of Coeur d'Alene and Colorado who desired only the more vindictively to fight--all the flotsam and jetsam of wild spirits from the madly complicated modern world.
At the end of the line Tarzan could still hear the grumbling of the disgruntled priest.
Hundreds of stampeders, after staking on other creeks than Bonanza, had gone on disgruntled down river to Forty Mile and Circle City.
Disgruntled leaders to contest polls from PK-51, PK-52 and NA-34 independently
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leaders, who have been disgruntled with the party over the award of tickets for the forthcoming elections, Thursday presented a charter of demands seeking formation of a transparent parliamentary board of the party.
Earlier on Friday, former Governor Punjab and disgruntled leader of PML-N, Sardar Zulfiqar Khosa on Friday joined PTI.
On April 30, the disgruntled Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader announced to contest upcoming general elections from three constituencies.
According to Metro.co.uk, disgruntled fans began fired insults in Spanish to the retired footballer, who responded with several messages of his own, but when the debate seemed to go nowhere he posted a screenshot of the picture from his playing days and posted it on Twitter.
This is not a disgruntled Scottish fan but a disgruntled football fan, who'd appreciate any exhibit of true world class football.
SIALKOT -- The PTI's disgruntled local leaders who were not awarded party tickets have announced to contest the general election as the independent candidates against the PTI in Sialkot and their retaliatory move is likely to benefit the PML-N which will take political advantage of the situation.