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Synonyms for disappoint
ˌdɪs əˈpɔɪntdis·ap·point

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  1. disappointverb


  2. disappointverb


English Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. disappoint

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

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms4.0 / 1 vote

  1. disappoint

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

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

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  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

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  1. disappointverb

    dissatisfy, frustrate, balk, foil, baffle, defeat

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "disappoint":

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

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  1. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras:

    Some have bet on a third bailout, on the possibility of a third bailout in June. I'm very sorry but once again we will disappoint them.

  2. unknown:

    Nothing you become will disappoint me; I have no preconception that I'd like to see you be or do. I have no desire to foresee you, only to discover you. You can't disappoint me.

  3. Pascal Blanque:

    Corporates are sound, flooded with cash and generally speaking profitable, Two risks in buying corporate assets are that the central banks disappoint, which we don't expect, or that growth disappoints, which we also don't expect.

  4. Clifton Fadiman:

    A cheese may disappoint. It may be dull, it may be naive, it may be oversophisticated. Yet it remains cheese, milk's leap toward immortality.

  5. Grange Lady Haig Rutan:

    Don't always try to understand everything...some things will just never make sense; when you are happy smile, when you are sad, cry but always tune into that best part of yourself where the music "waits"...it will never disappoint you...only the "savvy strutters" know this to be true.

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