In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(customer) descontento(customer) insatisfechoto be dissatisfied with sth/sb — estar descontento / insatisfecho con algo/algn
- Our job was to listen to dissatisfied customers, list their complaints and then inform them that there was absolutely nothing we could do.
- His wife is a supermarket cashier, increasingly dissatisfied and angry with her lot.
- Pundits say he stole most of his votes from dissatisfied separatists who believe their party lost its leftist ideals.
- A coach can ride out a grumpy administration, dissatisfied fans or damaging headlines.
- One of our key things is that we must deliver every single time, as you can't have a dissatisfied client.
- Teaching and learning will be increasingly important - not least because dissatisfied students may go elsewhere.
- Handling complaints well can turn a dissatisfied customer into a loyal one.
- On a premier course, a substandard product will result in dissatisfied customers who will leave.
- All this practice breeds is confusion, inefficiency and dissatisfied customers.
- The company is also accused of refusing to accept goods back from dissatisfied customers.
- Was it just a random robbery gone bad, or did the victim's former lover, or perhaps a dissatisfied client, do the deed?
- Brown's writing style is distinctly unchallenging and that means that the book can leave you somewhat dissatisfied.
- You may reduce your total receipts by compensation that you pay to the dissatisfied customer but only up to the amount that the customer had paid you.
- Thus, I am forced to the major recourse left for a dissatisfied consumer: not buying from them again.
- Disaffected, dissatisfied adolescents are being kept away from the adult world for too long.
- A good reputation can be severely dented by a dissatisfied cleaner or by a disgruntled customer.
- An information pack for dissatisfied clients has also been produced.
- Estimates vary, but it is reckoned that on average, a dissatisfied customer tells between five and ten people of their bad purchase.
- The dissatisfied mass of the people has only two options: resignation or violence.
- I have faith in democratically elected officials as I know I can always vote again if dissatisfied.
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