less than pleased

less than pleased

displeased. We were less than pleased to learn of your comments. Bill was less than pleased at the outcome of the election.
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A Thai Facebook page on Friday (March 9) uploaded a hilarious photo of middle-aged male soccer players looking less than pleased at the bright pink Hello Kitty uniforms their corporate sponsor has issued them.
Rather, he's less than pleased with parties external to the Commission that have made lives a bit more difficult for broadcasters -- and their bank account balances needlessly smaller.
Monica Myhre-Sandmark from Wavetrain Systems AS in Norway saw the bears and wanted one for her daughter, who she said was less than pleased that her mother had gone to the UK to attend the show.
Earlier in the year, around the time when details of the movie came out, King tweeted that real working clowns are less than pleased with him.
Coulter appeared less than pleased with the president's remarks about reforming taxes.
When at last Max finagles a way into Castle Hanstein, his old friend, Bero, is less than pleased to see him, Lady Clara is near death and Juliana, his old flame, is not meeting his eyes.
But one of his female friends looked less than pleased as he stumbled over the dance floor and swerved past an impressive cheese board.
Knost and Ikeda both bogeyed the hole and although Knost birdied the 11th before play was suspended due to a waterlogged course, he was understandably less than pleased with the situation.
Ian and Bobby visit Jane Linda is less than pleased to see the boy, but as soon as she and Ian are distracted, the little toe-rag sneaks into Jane's room just as she starts to wake up.
A club source told Sunday People Sport: "Let's just say the manager was less than pleased when he found out the delay in starting to lay the new pitch would impact on his training schedules.
Normally your TV show being offered an extended run would be good news, but Sean and Beverley are less than pleased to learn Pucks
LEGO has recently launched Beauty Sets' aimed at young girls aged between 6-12 years, a move that has left many a parent a little less than pleased.
But given Leonardo Da Vinci's legendary powers of premonition, I think we now understand why the Mona Lisa is harrumphing the bosom while looking less than pleased.
In the latest incident, the image was taken down but AC Milan vice-president Adriano Galliani was less than pleased and said that he has his own ideas about social networks and has tried many times but the club's lawyer has always stopped him, saying that it would violate individual rights.
Britain would not be Britain without Mr Farage with a pint in one hand and a mystery lady in the other" Former Labour prime minister Gordon Brown, discussing the Scottish referendum "There is something squalid and rancid about being spied on" Actor and writer Stephen Fry, accusing the Government of "disgraceful and duplicitous" mass surveillance of communications "He caused me to gulp and smile simultaneously" Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton, below, on how she reacted to David Miliband when he was British foreign secretary "I know I am a horrible person, but I am never less than pleased with myself " Actress Dame Eileen Atkins, who admits that smugness is one of her "very worst virtues" "I have always liked making people laugh.