OTHER WORDS FROM unhappyun·hap·pi·ly, adverbun·hap·pi·ness, noun
How to use unhappy in a sentence
For example, within sectors, companies with happy employees dramatically outperformed companies with unhappy employees.
My husband has gotten very frustrated with me for being in a job where I "seem unhappy" 40 percent of the time.Carolyn Hax: She has a 90-minute commute, but it doesn’t have to be all uphill|Carolyn Hax|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
A subconscious connection with, in all likelihood, an unhappy event.
Cases tend to precede deaths by a week or two as patients follow an unhappy trend of being infected and growing more ill until death.The administration’s pandemic plan centers on protecting seniors. Seniors keep dying.|Philip Bump|October 22, 2020|Washington Post
This helps search marketers make informed, human decisions to fix issues before a client becomes unhappy.
“They wrote each other letters, she talking very engagingly about her life, unhappiness, and sexual desire,” Waters says.Sarah Waters: Queen of the Tortured Lesbian Romance|Tim Teeman|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“And there are many people that plan on making their unhappiness known” Tuesday evening.
The low point—points really—involved real people and there was plenty of pain and unhappiness to go around.
But officials rejected the notion that the administration has not made its unhappiness with the Egyptian government clear.Obama’s Partial Aid Suspension Unlikely to Influence Egypt|Josh Rogin|October 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Ultimately, Breaking Bad was a show about the pursuit of happiness—and the unhappiness it can cause.'Breaking Bad's' Series Finale Cements Its Status As One of the All-Time Greats|Andrew Romano|September 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But work does not give happiness; it merely diminishes the capacity and opportunities for unhappiness.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
A scented note unopened on the dressing table can cause more unhappiness to your wife than the loss of his country to a king.The Fifth String |John Philip Sousa
He could not bear the thought of her unhappiness, and yet, at any sacrifice, Tatsu must be kept an inmate of their home.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa
Absolute sovereign of mortals, He distributes happiness or unhappiness, according to His pleasure.Superstition In All Ages (1732)|Jean Meslier
This was illustrated whenever there was any misunderstanding between them, any crisis of unhappiness or fit of melancholia.Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair