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Adjective
Failing to fulfill someone's hopes or expectations
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“It was really disappointing to find out that the pyramids were not built by ancient aliens as Giorgio had claimed.”
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Not up to a satisfactory standard
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“The initial progress was good, but the final result was disappointing.”
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Marked by a low amount or deficiency
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Lacking in a required or necessary quality
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Causing annoyance or bother
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Adjective
Failing to interest
Verb
Present participle for to cause to feel disheartened or disillusioned
“I might add that you disappoint me with your censorious attitude.”
Verb
Present participle for to fail to fulfill the hopes or expectations of
“In the recent past, Burton has promised much only to disappoint each time.”
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Present participle for to prevent (hopes or expectations) from being realized
“His majesty is indeed sensible of the difficulties to be encountered, and that they may disappoint his hopes of success.”
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