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  • as indisappointing
  • as indissatisfactory

synonyms for unsatisfying

  • depressing
  • disconcerting
  • discouraging
  • disheartening
  • distasteful
  • frustrating
  • mediocre
  • unpleasant
  • bitter
  • displeasing
  • failing
  • lame
  • disagreeable
  • falling short
  • inadequate
  • ineffective
  • inferior
  • insufficient
  • unfulfilling
  • unhappy
  • uninteresting

antonyms for unsatisfying

MOST RELEVANT
  • agreeable
  • encouraging
  • pleasant
  • pleasing
  • strong
  • satisfactory
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    How to use unsatisfying in a sentence

    However interesting to them, nothing is drier and duller to us, nothing more barren and unsatisfying, than their logical sports.
    BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
    It was an unsatisfying explanation, revealing nothing of the detective's hidden purpose.
    THE SUBSTITUTE PRISONERMAX MARCIN
    Of the Badakshan uplands south and south-east of Balkh, we have but most unsatisfying geographical record.
    THE GATES OF INDIATHOMAS HOLDICH
    The sexual theory is unsthetic and unsatisfying intellectually.
    COLLECTED PAPERS ON ANALYTICAL PSYCHOLOGYC. G. JUNG
    And now is the question asked, Why is this world unsatisfying?
    SERMONS PREACHED AT BRIGHTONFREDERICK W. ROBERTSON
    Drer's attempts to paint a classical subject, such as Hercules slaying the Stymphalian birds, are unsatisfying.
    DRERHERBERT E. A. (HERBERT ERNEST AUGUSTUS) FURST
    Paragot's torrent of words had dried up, and the talk seemed to flow in unsatisfying driblets.
    THE BELOVD VAGABONDWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    He had fed the day before mostly on most unsatisfying emotions, and now he began to feel the need of something more solid.
    A MAID OF THE SILVER SEAJOHN OXENHAM
    For the rest, the hotel is only unsatisfying because it seems in nowise distinctively Spanish.
    A MIDSUMMER DRIVE THROUGH THE PYRENEESEDWIN ASA DIX
    A thick-lipped cook serves us with a spoilt and unsatisfying concoction which leaves a flavour like ink in one's mouth.
    'NEATH VERDUN, AUGUST-OCTOBER, 1914MAURICE GENEVOIX
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO UNSATISFYING

    • bitter
    • depressing
    • disagreeable
    • disconcerting
    • discouraging
    • disheartening
    • displeasing
    • distasteful
    • failing
    • falling short
    • frustrating
    • inadequate
    • ineffective
    • inferior
    • insufficient
    • lame
    • mediocre
    • unfulfilling
    • unhappy
    • uninteresting
    • unpleasant
    • unsatisfying
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