Word:

Displease

Dis`please´
v. t.1.To make not pleased; to excite a feeling of disapprobation or dislike in; to be disagreeable to; to offend; to vex; - often followed by with or at. It usually expresses less than to anger, vex, irritate, or provoke.
[imp. & p. p. Displeased ; p. pr. & vb. n. Displeasing.]
God was displeased with this thing.
- 1 Chron. xxi. 7.
Wilt thou be displeased at us forever?
- Psalms lxxxv. 5 (Bk. of Com. Prayer).
This virtuous plaster will displease
Your tender sides.
- J. Fletcher.
2.To fail to satisfy; to miss of.
I shall displease my ends else.
- Beau. & Fl.
v. i.1.To give displeasure or offense.
Verb1.displease - give displeasure to
Antonyms:
delight, please - give pleasure to or be pleasing to; "These colors please the senses"; "a pleasing sensation"
anger, annoy, be disagreeable, bug, chafe, disappoint, discontent, disgruntle, dishearten, dissatisfy, exasperate, frustrate, infuriate, irk, irritate, miff, nettle, offend, peeve, pique, provoke, put out, rile, ruffle, trouble, upset, vex, worry
Translate Displease to German, Translate Displease to French
Browse
display board
display case
display hack
display panel
Display PostScript
Display Screen Equipment
display standard
display standards
display terminal
display window
Displayed
Displayer
displaying incompetence
Disple
Displeasance
Displeasant
-- Displease --
displeased
Displeasedly
Displeasedness
Displeaser
Displeasing
displeasingly
Displeasure
Displenish
Displicence
Displode
Displosion
Displosive
Displume
Dispoline
Dispond
Dispondee
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy