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disgruntle

[dis-gruhn-tl] /dɪsˈgrʌn tl/
verb (used with object), disgruntled, disgruntling.
1.
to put into a state of sulky dissatisfaction; make discontent.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85; dis-1 + gruntle, frequentative of grunt
Related forms
disgruntlement, noun
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disgruntle

/dɪsˈɡrʌntəl/
verb
1.
(transitive; usually passive) to make sulky or discontented
Derived Forms
disgruntlement, noun
Word Origin
C17: dis-1 + obsolete gruntle to complain; see grunt
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Word Origin and History for disgruntle
v.

1680s, from dis- "entirely, very" + obsolete gruntle "to grumble" (Middle English gruntelen, early 15c.), frequentative of grunt (v.).

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