Predicate: disgruntle

Roleset id: disgruntle.01 , upset, annoy, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

disgruntle.01: DISGRUNTLE-V NOTES: Frames file for 'disgruntle' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entry 31.1. (from disgruntle.01-v predicate notes) DISGRUNTLED-J NOTES: Automatically created by Julia as an alias file for unification. (from disgruntled.01-j)


disgruntle (v.)Emotion_directed
disgruntled (j.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of disgruntlement (vnrole: 31.1-stimulus)
        Arg1-PPT: disgruntled entity (vnrole: 31.1-experiencer)

Example: usually adjectival

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        It reduces lawsuits from disgruntled employees and ex-employees, with all that means for reduced legal costs and better public relations.

        Rel: disgruntled
        Arg1: employees

Example: Adjective usage

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: ns,  form: ns

        Newt 's was fiery and disgruntled .

        Arg1: Newt's
        Rel: disgruntled