Usage examples for unsatisfactory

  1. In such unsatisfactory service Jackson was not called upon to take a part. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  2. Florence had not as yet received her unsatisfactory letter from Harry. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  3. Even the unsatisfactory letter would produce nothing worse than this from her; but now, at the moment of which I am writing, she was in a paradise of happy thoughts. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  4. If you proceed it is sure to have an unsatisfactory outcome for all concerned. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  5. All eye and all ear was Aunt Grace on the next morning, when Fanny made her appearance; but only through the eye was any information gathered, and that of a most unsatisfactory character. – The Good Time Coming by T. S. Arthur
  6. But the result was very unsatisfactory. – The Niagara River by Archer Butler Hulbert
  7. Did you ever hear or see anything so unsatisfactory? – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  8. " I am afraid it is all very unsatisfactory," he said. – Witness For The Defence by A.E.W. Mason
  9. And the fact that they have obeyed their common sense rather than the law is the only reason why our present antiquated and unsatisfactory test of who shall be and who shall not be held " responsible" in the eyes of the law remains untouched upon the statute- books. – Courts and Criminals by Arthur Train
  10. In this most uncertain and unsatisfactory state of things, what on earth- as Dobbs had said to Anna- did Herbert want with her at all? – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  11. Notwithstanding this statement, it was with very unsatisfactory sensations that Mr Morgan went up- stairs. – The Perpetual Curate by Mrs [Margaret] Oliphant
  12. What an unsatisfactory invention letter- writing is, to be sure; and yet there is none better for the purpose. – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble
  13. Great cities, however, would find this policy unsatisfactory. – Monopolies and the People by Charles Whiting Baker
  14. As unsatisfactory a specimen of the English spring as one could very well desire. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  15. " The same woman," muttered Caranby, " always mysterious and unsatisfactory. – The Secret Passage by Fergus Hume
  16. At the same time, I have so often seen unsatisfactory results that I take a decided stand in favor of spring cultivation if done properly and sufficiently early. – Success With Small Fruits by E. P. Roe
  17. It was really something of a relief to talk about it, even in this vague and unsatisfactory manner. – The Motor Maids by Palm and Pine by Katherine Stokes
  18. " It is a mistake to rush things, that is all," was the unsatisfactory answer. – The Hunt Ball Mystery by Magnay, William
  19. When I said anything unsatisfactory I was beaten, and in this way learned what was wanted. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  20. A man is generally very unsatisfactory. – The House of Martha by Frank R. Stockton