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Synonyms for disappoint
ˌdɪs əˈpɔɪntdis·ap·point

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  1. disappointverb


  2. disappointverb


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. disappoint

    check, deny, refuse, restrain, restrict, starve, stint, straiten, tantalize

    cloy, content, fill, glut, sate, satiate, satisfy, suffice, surfeit

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  1. disappoint

    betray, deceive, frustrate, baffle, delude, vex, mortify, defeat, foil

    realize, justify, verify, fulfil, encourage, satisfy, gratify

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disappoint, let downverb

    fail to meet the hopes or expectations of

    "Her boyfriend let her down when he did not propose marriage"

    lower, get down, take down, let down, bring down

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  1. disappointverb

    balk, frustrate, foil, defeat, battle, disconcert

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disappointverb

    dissatisfy, frustrate, balk, foil, baffle, defeat

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "disappoint":

    disappoints, deceive, disillusion, defraud, frustrate, fail, delude, betray

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How to use disappoint in a sentence?

  1. Mylan Chief Executive Heather Bresch:

    I don't think we will disappoint on what we deliver on a short-term, mid-term and long-term basis.

  2. Marco Vailati:

    I think and hope the ECB will not disappoint but I realise that it won't be that easy.

  3. Neil Cavuto:

    It was really touch and go, some of you who've wanted to put me out of my misery darn near got what you wished for ! So sorry to disappoint you !

  4. Madison Cawthorn:

    The vacation house of the Führer. Seeing the Eagles Nest has been on my bucket list for awhile, it did not disappoint.

  5. An NTSB official:

    The pilot took pride in these positions with both the client and Island Express. They had a good relationship with the client and likely did not want to disappoint them by not completing the flight. This self-induced pressure can adversely affect pilot decision-making and judgment.

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