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Synonyms for displeasure

Synonyms for displeasure

unfavorable opinion or judgment

Words related to displeasure

the feeling of being displeased or annoyed or dissatisfied with someone or something

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The women of Helium are taught to frown with displeasure upon the tongue of the flatterer," rejoined the girl, but Gahan, Jed of Gathol, observed that she smiled as she said it.
It troubled her that she should notice it, and she looked up questioningly and almost with displeasure at the man as though it was his fault.
He who has incurred your displeasure may be a friend of ours, but he is an enemy to the state.
We come humbly to ask your majesty," replied Pelisson, upon whom emotion was fast gaining, "to permit us, without incurring the displeasure of your majesty, to lend to Madame Fouquet two thousand pistoles collected among the old friends of her husband, in order that the widow may not stand in need of the necessaries of life.
The ingenuity of this behaviour had gained Jenny so much credit with this worthy man, that he easily believed what she told him; for as she had disdained to excuse herself by a lie, and had hazarded his further displeasure in her present situation, rather than she would forfeit her honour or integrity by betraying another, he had but little apprehensions that she would be guilty of falsehood towards himself.
The wolves behind collided with the young wolf and expressed their displeasure by administering sharp nips on his hind-legs and flanks.
He now evinced displeasure at her repeated failures, and himself made a mighty spring upward.
Is her son determined to submit to this, and to all the tediousness of the many years of suspense in which it may involve you, rather than run the risk of her displeasure for a while by owning the truth?
Let us drop that subject if you please,' said he, in evident displeasure.
She was timid, as if fearing his anger or displeasure.
The major understood, and turning his horse rode back to the little group that had followed him and was already moving to the rear in fear of his displeasure, and so returned to the head of his command.
Summary: Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], Mar 16 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) unit of Punjab on Friday expressed their displeasure over the AAP convenor and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal issuing an apology to former Akali minister Bikram Singh Majithia.
KARACHI -- The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Wednesday expressed displeasure over police for not submitting its reply to a petition filed against growing street crime in the city.
KARACHI -- The Sindh High Court (SHC) expressed on Wednesday its displeasure over the police authorities' failure to submit their replies regarding the resurgence of street crime in the metropolis.
QUETTA -- Chief Minister Balochistan Abdul Quddus Bizenjo on Monday expressed displeasure over the poor situation of cleanliness in Musa Ismail Colony and its adjoining areas.