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Synonyms for disappointment
ˌdɪs əˈpɔɪnt məntdis·ap·point·ment

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. disappointment

    Chagrin unites disappointment with some degree of humiliation. A rainy day may bring disappointment; needless failure in some enterprise brings chagrin. Shame involves the consciousness of fault, guilt, or impropriety; chagrin of failure of judgment, or harm to reputation. A consciousness that one has displayed his own ignorance will cause him mortification, however worthy his intent; if there was a design to deceive, the exposure will cover him with shame.

    Synonyms:
    chagrin, confusion, discomposure, dismay, humiliation, mortification, shame, vexation

    Antonyms:
    delight, exultation, glory, rejoicing, triumph

    Preposition:
    He felt deep chagrin at (because of, on account of) failure.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. disappointment, letdownnoun

    a feeling of dissatisfaction that results when your expectations are not realized

    "his hopes were so high he was doomed to disappointment"

    Synonyms:
    dashing hopes, letdown

  2. disappointment, dashing hopesnoun

    an act (or failure to act) that disappoints someone

    Synonyms:
    dashing hopes, letdown

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  1. bad news

    Submitted by anonymous on July 12, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disappointmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    failure, miscarriage, frustration, ill success, want of success

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disappointmentnoun

    Synonyms:
    frustration, dissatisfaction, balking, defeat, nonsuccess

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How to use disappointment in a sentence?

  1. President Trump:

    A big disappointment !

  2. Robert Burns:

    Suspense is worst than disappointment.

  3. Kevin De Bruyne:

    The disappointment is massive but we must be realistic. We have had a good tournament, even the match against France was good, and we can be proud despite the fact that we lost, there was little difference between us and France and, in the end, it was just one corner that proved decisive.

  4. Rashida Tlaib:

    I allowed my disappointment with Secretary Clinton's latest comments about Senator Sanders and his supporters get the best of me.

  5. Mikael Rautanen:

    It a slight disappointment, so there is pressure to revise market expectations, the stock will fall clearly.


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