- not carried out or done: many unfulfilled requests.
- not yet achieved: his unfulfilled dreams.
- not happy or satisfied, from not having achieved one’s desires or full potential: I was feeling unfulfilled in my job.
Origin of unfulfilled
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Related Words for unfulfillingdistasteful, discouraging, depressing, unpleasant, mediocre, disheartening, unsatisfying, disconcerting, frustrating, bitter, failing, displeasing, lame, disagreeable, inadequate, ineffective, inferior, insufficient, unhappy, uninteresting
- not completed or achievedunfulfilled ambitions
- not having achieved one's potential or desires
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Word Origin and History for unfulfilling
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