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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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Failing to interest
Verb
Present participle for fail to fulfil the hopes or expectations of
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“Although I do not wish to disappoint you, we have been in a constant state of stalemate.”
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Present participle for to prevent (hopes or expectations) from being realized
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“The good leader has to disappoint these expectations at a rate the people can stand.”
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Present participle for to cast off capriciously or unfeelingly, as a lover
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Present participle for to disturb the composure of
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Present participle for to defy or frustrate
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Present participle for to lower the morale of
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Present participle for to fail to fulfil the hopes or expectations of
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Present participle for to be less satisfactory than expected
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Present participle for to fail to fulfil one's potential
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Present participle for to free from illusion, false belief or enchantment
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Present participle for fail
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Present participle for to find a way around (an obstacle)
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Present participle for to result in the opposite of an intended effect
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Present participle for speak or act in opposition to
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