Unsatisfactory vs Discontent - What's the difference?

unsatisfactory | discontent |


As adjectives the difference between unsatisfactory and discontent

is that unsatisfactory is inadequate, substandard or not satisfactory while discontent is not content; discontented; dissatisfied.

As a noun discontent is

dissatisfaction.

As a verb discontent is

to deprive of contentment; to make uneasy; to dissatisfy.

unsatisfactory

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • inadequate, substandard or not satisfactory
  • discontent

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Dissatisfaction.
  • A longing for better times or circumstances.
  • * "Now is the winter of our discontent Made glorious summer by this son of York" Richard III, Act 1, Scene I Shakespeare
  • A discontented person. (see also malcontent ).
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To deprive of contentment; to make uneasy; to dissatisfy.
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Not content; discontented; dissatisfied.
  • (Jeremy Taylor)
  • * Bunyan
  • Passion seemed to be much discontent , but Patience was very quiet.