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  • They young girl's face grew even less satisfactory as it became more quiet. Cited from A Face Illumined, by E. P. Roe
  • From the point of view of internal politics progress has been less satisfactory. Cited from The Balkans, by Nevill Forbes, A. J. Toynbee, D. Mitrany, D.G. Hogarth
  • The letter was then produced, and in each case an answer more or less satisfactory was given. Cited from By Pike and Dyke, Dutch Republic, by Henty
  • This version of events has become the most widely accepted, since all other reports are even less satisfactory.
  • On the whole I think they would find it more expensive and much less satisfactory. Cited from A Daughter of To-Day, by Sara Jeannette Duncan (AKA Mrs. Everard Cotes)
  • We will now consider one of a less satisfactory character. Cited from Telling Fortunes By Tea Leaves, by Cicely Kent
  • Here he found things less satisfactory than he had hoped. Cited from Afterwards, by Kathlyn Rhodes
  • I felt it high time to wedge in a word about my own far less satisfactory affairs. Cited from A Thief in the Night, by E. W. Hornung
  • The results obtained were more or less satisfactory, but never entirely accurate or certain. Cited from Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 1
  • But a more serious and less satisfactory question had to be settled on the side of Japan. Cited from China, by Demetrius Charles Boulger
  • The effect upon the enemy was no less satisfactory. Cited from Rebel Raider, by H. Beam Piper
  • The story of my education becomes less satisfactory for me to write as I proceed with it. Cited from Philip Gilbert Hamerton, Philip Gilbert Hamerton
  • After some years operating from less satisfactory premises the school closed.
  • The news as to the state of Paris was less satisfactory. Cited from The Life of Napoleon I (Volume 2 of 2), by John Holland Rose
  • When employed as a company, the results were less satisfactory.
  • On one point, however, the news which he had to communicate was less satisfactory. Cited from The Reign of Henry the Eighth, Volume 1 (of 3), by James Anthony Froude
  • In the second novel the tone is more intellectual and political, and the result is less satisfactory.
  • Where great love is not, a more definite and less satisfactory conclusion is reached. Cited from Sister Carrie, by Theodore Dreiser
  • In other respects, though the kingdom was at peace, the condition was less satisfactory. Cited from The Influence of Sea Power Upon History, 1660-1783, Alfred Thayer Mahan
  • He made altogether a splendid subject for the camera, but his family proved less satisfactory. Cited from Through Central Borneo, by Carl Lumholtz
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