dissatisfactory

[dis-sat-is-fak-tuh-ree, dis-sat-]

adjective

causing dissatisfaction; unsatisfactory: dissatisfactory service.

Origin of dissatisfactory

First recorded in 1600–10; dis-1 + satisfactory
Related formsdis·sat·is·fac·to·ri·ness, noun
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