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Sometimes, investigative journalism leads to the publication of information that causes them displeasure. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It has incurred the displeasure of purists. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Consumer groups urge them to write to the company to express their displeasure. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And it is used to express displeasure at the chap in front. The Sun (2013)Nobody dared to risk incurring royal displeasure by suggesting that some things within the palace were seriously amiss. BLOOD AGAINST THE SNOWS: The Tragic Story of Nepal's Royal Dynasty (2002)If they were intended to express displeasure at the result, they were unfair. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I expressed my displeasure and asked him what he was about. Red Coats and Rebels - the war for America 1770-1781 (1990)It's a mechanism by which the Commons can express its extreme displeasure. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Citizens aware of the royal displeasure reacted with criticism and understanding, aware that Chinese people can appear somewhat brusque to westerners. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The lack of direct reference to nuclear weapons may be the result of pressure from China, which has made clear its displeasure over the nuclear programme. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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Translations for 'displeasure'
British English: displeasure NOUN
Someone's displeasure is a feeling of annoyance that they have about something that has happened.
The population has already begun to show its displeasure at the slow pace of change.
Definition of displeasure from the Collins English Dictionary
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