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Definition of displeasure noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [uncountable] displeasure (at/with somebody/something) (formal)
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  1. 1the feeling of being upset and annoyed synonym annoyance
  2. 2 She made no attempt to hide her displeasure at the prospect. The incident has heightened public displeasure with the authorities. compare pleasure
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: displeasure