Displeasure meaning

dĭs-plĕzh'ər
That which displeases; cause of irritation or annoyance; offence; injury.
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A feeling of being displeased with something or someone; dissatisfaction; disapproval.
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A state of disgrace or disfavour.
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The condition or fact of being displeased; dissatisfaction.
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The fact or feeling of being displeased; dissatisfaction, disapproval, annoyance, etc.
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Discomfort, sorrow, trouble, etc.
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Discomfort, uneasiness, or pain.
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An injurious offense.
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Origin of displeasure

  • Middle English displesure from Old French desplaisir des- dis- plaisir pleasure pleasure
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Old French desplaisir
    From Wiktionary