how to pronounce displease


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displease is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of displease


  1. To make not pleased; to cause a feeling of disapprobation or dislike in; to be disagreeable to; to vex slightly.
  2. To fail to satisfy; to miss of.
  3. To give displeasure or offense.

displease frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word displease occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics displease can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that displease can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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