- Dissatisfaction Dis*sat`is*fac"tion, n.
The state of being dissatisfied, unsatisfied, or
discontented; uneasiness proceeding from the want of
gratification, or from disappointed wishes and expectations.
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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