|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) The feeling of one who is displeased; irritation or uneasiness of the mind, occasioned by anything that counteracts desire or command, or which opposes justice or a sense of propriety; disapprobation; dislike; dissatisfaction; disfavor; indignation.
2. (n.) That which displeases; cause of irritation or annoyance; offense; injury.
3. (n.) State of disgrace or disfavor; disfavor.
4. (v. t.) To displease.
Displeasure (12 Occurrences)
Acts 12:20 Now the people of Tyre and Sidon had incurred Herod's violent displeasure. So they sent a large deputation to wait on him; and having secured the good will of Blastus, his treasurer, they begged the king to be friendly with them again, because their country was dependent on his for its food supply. (WEY)
2 Corinthians 7:11 for, lo, this same thing -- your being made sorry toward God -- how much diligence it doth work in you! but defence, but displeasure, but fear, but longing desire, but zeal, but revenge; in every thing ye did approve yourselves to be pure in the matter. (YLT)
Genesis 4:6 And Jehovah saith unto Cain, 'Why hast thou displeasure? and why hath thy countenance fallen? (YLT)
Numbers 14:34 After the number of the days in which ye spied out the land, even forty days, for every day a year, shall ye bear your iniquities, even forty years, and ye shall know my alienation. (See JPS RSV)
Deuteronomy 9:19 For I was afraid of the anger and hot displeasure, with which Yahweh was angry against you to destroy you. But Yahweh listened to me that time also. (WEB KJV JPS ASV WBS NAS RSV)
Judges 15:3 And Samson said concerning them, Now shall I be more blameless than the Philistines, though I do them a displeasure. (KJV WBS)
Job 10:17 Thou renewest thy witnesses before me and increasest thy displeasure against me; successions of evil and a time of toil are with me. (DBY)
Psalms 2:5 Then shall he speak unto them in his wrath, and vex them in his sore displeasure. (KJV JPS ASV DBY WBS)
Psalms 6:1 O LORD, rebuke me not in thine anger, neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure. (KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Psalms 38:1 A Psalm by David, for a memorial. Yahweh, don't rebuke me in your wrath, neither chasten me in your hot displeasure. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS)
Psalms 85:4 Turn us, God of our salvation, and cause your indignation toward us to cease. (See NIV)
Proverbs 19:12 The king's displeasure is as the roaring of a lion; but his favour is as dew upon the grass. (DBY)