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- UK [ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪd] / US [ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntəd]
unhappy because something that you hoped for or expected did not happen or because someone or something was not as good as you expecteddisappointed (that):disappointed at/by/about:
She was disappointed that he never replied to her letter.disappointed in:
Obviously, I feel very disappointed at not getting the job.bitterly disappointed (= extremely disappointed):
I'm really disappointed in you, Ruth.
Ireland were bitterly disappointed to end the competition with only two points.
English dictionary. 2014.
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Disappointed — Single par Electronic Sortie 22 juin 1992 Durée 21 min 06 s … Wikipédia en Français
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disappointed — adjective crestfallen, dashed, defeated, dejected, despondent, discontented, discouraged, disenchanted, disgruntled, disillusioned, displeased, dissatisfied, distressed, foiled, forlorn, frustrated, letdown, put out, successless, thwarted,… … Law dictionary
disappointed — 1550s, pp. adj. from DISAPPOINT (Cf. disappoint). Related: Disappointedly … Etymology dictionary
disappointed — [adj] let down, saddened aghast, balked, beaten, chapfallen, complaining, crestfallen, defeated, depressed, despondent, disconcerted, discontented, discouraged, disenchanted, disgruntled, disillusioned, dissatisfied, distressed, down, downcast,… … New thesaurus
disappointed — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ sad or displeased because one s hopes or expectations have not been fulfilled. DERIVATIVES disappointedly adverb … English terms dictionary
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disappointed — adjective 1 sad because something you hoped for did not happen, or because someone or something was not as good as you expected: Dad seemed more disappointed than angry. (+ about): Nathan s really disappointed about not being able to go. |… … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
disappointed — dis|ap|point|ed [ˌdısəˈpɔıntıd] adj unhappy because something you hoped for did not happen, or because someone or something was not as good as you expected ▪ Dad seemed more disappointed than angry. ▪ disappointed customers disappointed… … Dictionary of contemporary English
disappointed — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem, sound ▪ leave sb ▪ The decision left them very disappointed. ADVERB … Collocations dictionary