Usage examples for displeasure

  1. Then, after a short pause- In short, he owned, that he had taken some innocent liberties, which might have led to a breach of the oath you had imposed upon him; and that this was the cause of your displeasure – Clarissa, Volume 5 (of 9) by Samuel Richardson
  2. What cause Hath my behauiour giuen to your displeasure That thus you should proceede to put me off, And take your good Grace from me? – Henry-VIII by Shakespeare, William
  3. Hazard, with his back to the window, was looking at her across the room, his face dark with displeasure – Esther by Henry Adams