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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 dis·plea·sure /(ˌ)dɪsˈplɛʒɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·pleas·ure n.
 1. The feeling of one who is displeased; irritation or uneasiness of the mind, occasioned by anything that counteracts desire or command, or which opposes justice or a sense of propriety; disapprobation; dislike; dissatisfaction; disfavor; indignation.
    O Lord, rebuke me not in thine anger, neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure.   --Ps. vi. 1.
 Undoubtedly he will relent, and turn
 From his displeasure.   --Milton.
 2. That which displeases; cause of irritation or annoyance; offense; injury.
 Hast thou delight to see a wretched man
 Do outrage and displeasure to himself?   --Shak.
 3. State of disgrace or disfavor; disfavor. [Obs.]
    He went into Poland, being in displeasure with the pope for overmuch familiarity.   --Peacham.
 Syn: -- Dissatisfaction; disapprobation; disfavor; distaste; dislike; anger; hate; aversion; indignation; offense.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Dis·pleas·ure v. t. To displease. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : the feeling of being displeased or annoyed or dissatisfied
          with someone or something