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unhappiness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Unhappy  \Un*hap"py\,  a. 
  1.  Not  happy  or  fortunate;  unfortunate;  unlucky;  as  affairs 
  have  taken  an  unhappy  turn. 
 
  2.  In  a  degree  miserable  or  wretched;  not  happy;  sad; 
  sorrowful;  as  children  render  their  parents  unhappy  by 
  misconduct. 
 
  3.  Marked  by  infelicity;  evil;  calamitous;  as  an  unhappy 
  day  ``The  unhappy  morn.''  --Milton. 
 
  4.  Mischievous;  wanton;  wicked.  [Obs.]  --Shak.  -- 
  {Un*hap"pi*ly},  adv  --  {Un*hap"pi*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  unhappiness 
  n  1:  emotions  experienced  when  not  in  a  state  of  well-being  [syn: 
  {sadness}]  [ant:  {happiness}] 
  2:  state  characterized  by  emotions  ranging  from  mild 
  discontentment  to  deep  grief  [ant:  {happiness}] 




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