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adjective British English pronunciation: unhappy /ʌnˈhæpi/ 
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adjectiveunhappy
comparativeunhappier
superlativeunhappiest
  1. 1
    feeling sad or upset

    Why are you so unhappy?

    Her father was a desperately unhappy man.

    1. a.
      used about situations and experiences that make people feel unhappy

      an unhappy childhood/memory/relationship

  2. 2
    not satisfied
    unhappy about:

    People are very unhappy about the high ticket prices.

    unhappy with:

    I'm unhappy with some of the methods being used.

  3. 3
    used about something bad that happens because of bad luck

    an unhappy coincidence

    an unhappy series of events

derived words

unhappily

adverb

unhappiness

 British English pronunciation: unhappiness  noun [uncountable]

This is the British English definition of unhappy. View American English definition of unhappy