HyperDic: displease

English > 1 sense of the word displease:
VERBemotiondispleasegive displeasure to
displease > pronunciation
Soundsdihspliy'z
RhymesAchilles ... Yerkes: 115 rhymes with iyz...
English > displease: 1 sense > verb 1, emotion
MeaningGive displeasure to.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
ModelThe bad news will displease him; The performance is likely to displease Sue
Cause todislikeHave or feel a dislike or distaste for
Narrowerannoy, rag, get to, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, nettle, gravel, vex, chafe, devilCause annoyance in
dissatisfyfail to satisfy
repel, repulseBe repellent to
Oppositeplease, delightGive pleasure to or be pleasing to
Spanishdesagradar, disgustar, ofender
Catalandesagradar, descontentar, desplaure, disgustar, ofendre
Nounsdispleasurethe feeling of being displeased or annoyed or dissatisfied with someone or something

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