Definition of disgruntle in English:

disgruntle

Line breaks: dis|grun¦tle
Pronunciation: /dɪsˈgrʌnt(ə)l
 
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verb

[with object]
  • Make (someone) angry or dissatisfied: nothing disgruntles anyone more than the feeling they are being cheated
    More example sentences
    • He was disgruntled by Clara's unflattering comments about his brother.
    • The salaries of council managers came under the spotlight as municipal workers went on strike over pay and communities disgruntled by poor service delivery protested in many places.
    • The event was organized by the District Council to make amends with locals disgruntled by weeks of traffic delays caused by roadworks.

Origin

mid 17th century: from dis- (as an intensifier) + dialect gruntle 'utter little grunts', from grunt.

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