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Synonyms for disappointment
ˌdɪs əˈpɔɪnt mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disappointment, letdown(noun)

    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 hopes(noun)

    an act (or failure to act) that disappoints someone

    Synonyms:
    dashing hopes, letdown

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.

Editors Contribution

  1. bad news

    Submitted by anonymous on July 12, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. disappointment(n.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. disappointment(n)

    Synonyms:
    frustration, dissatisfaction, balking, defeat, nonsuccess

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#9704disappointed
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#15535disappointment
#27687dissatisfaction
#32460discontent
#33345dismay
#44579bummer
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#90788disenchantment
#100265vexation
#109571disillusion

How to use disappointment in a sentence?

  1. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Waiting earns two results; disappointment or enjoyment.

  2. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Every man - at least once in his lifetime - has visited the silent and dark street of disappointment.

  3. Musin Almat Zhumabekovich:

    1. Music rap beat: The creak of a door wao wao wao. Wao Wao Tum Tum Tum Wao WaoThe smashing sword of feelings cuts the emptiness of reality that feels the powerlessness of the fighter against fate 2. Music rap beat: Tuk tchak tututu tchak tutu tchak tututu tchak tutu tchak tchak tchak tutu tchak.Memory is a palace of photographs and in each room you can watch a video of memories, this palace is on fire, and new photos fly out of your head that rebuild a new castle. 3. Music rap beat: empty drum sound and beat rhythm house here tuka tu dum tuk tutu tuka house. Fake laughter as a simulated orgasm of optimism. 4. Music: Bowl Sound: woo-woo-beat rhythm: Tu-Ta-Ta-Tu-Tu-Doom Remembering, fears, desires, mysterious entities, all of them are in your hotel subconscious where you are just a doorman. 5. Compass of awareness in the hands of the one who is eating in the elevator of consciousness, awareness in the very top. On the higher floors, they will understand that they have not yet grown to logic, and where logic breaks down and the highest level of thinking begins: infinite love. 6. Thinking is life, the death of thinking and philosophy gives birth to a new form of life in a new dimension of thinking. 7. Instincts are fear, therefore we are still part of the animal world, because of fear we live in a cultural ghetto. Intuition is the courage of conscience in the heart. 8. Love is when it is pleasant to dream and think about your beloved person and to receive sincere pleasure taking care of him. 9. A philosopher is a whirling six-barreled machine gun firing thoughts, ideas into people's souls and bullets never end; a slight evil smile of awareness comes from them; everyone realizes the evil joke of reality. 10. Periodically, the light of the stairs illuminates the corridors of the staircases, everything changes and is illuminated by a beacon of good luck for our lives. 11. Insanely laughing psycheFrom disappointment, the soul cannot stop laughing with a frightening uncontrolled laugh, between fear and uncontrolled angry laughter. The smiling, insanely laughing psyche growls and tears to pieces from the high-voltage psychic tension that gives birth to truth, from a smile the philosophy of the psyche breaks into two parts of the duality of the world. A huge smile is visible in the broken mirror of the psyche, and only sometimes the image of a person is reflected in them as a reflection of conscience. 12. Everyone hurries to their graves. 13. Instincts are terrible toys of the subconscious, there is a toy world that is developed at the expense of all lived lives, they call to have fun at the expense of oneself. Author: Musin Almat Zhumabekovich

  4. B. A. Fajimi:

    Every disappointment gives you opportunity to make another appointment.

  5. Credit Suisse:

    While long-term fundamentals remain relatively supportive, the short-term picture is more challenging, high earnings expectations provide room for disappointment and the relative earnings revisions have been the weakest of all the main regions.


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