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Synonyms for let down

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lower, take down, let down, get down, bring down(verb)

    move something or somebody to a lower position

    "take down the vase from the shelf"

    commence, land, swallow, write down, bring down, get off, tear down, get, raze, impose, trim down, disgrace, lower, demoralise, take down, dismount, get down, dismantle, cut, demoralize, demean, trim back, trim, overthrow, turn down, pull down, cut down, disappoint, glower, reduce, degrade, set about, lour, subvert, overturn, visit, level, frown, start, put down, begin, inflict, cast down, start out, dispirit, depress, cut back, deject, dismay, light, set down, rase, unhorse, note, set out

  2. disappoint, let down(verb)

    fail to meet the hopes or expectations of

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

    lower, get down, disappoint, take down, bring down

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. let down

    lower, depress

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How to use let down in a sentence?

  1. Justin Moed:

    I am truly sorry I have hurt the ones I love most with my poor judgment. I am committed to rebuilding trust with my family and my community. This is a private matter and I ask for it to be treated as such. I apologize to my constituents and to everyone I have let down.

  2. Michael Gallagher:

    There is a sense of deep disappointment among the families that we have again been let down by the criminal justice system, this was the last chance for the families to see justice, we have again been denied the truth.

  3. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe:

    We are barely holding the line and remain at a critical point where virus cases could surge if we let down our guard.

  4. Noaman Sideek:

    Everyone is saying, 'Oh, again, again,' we need more security... Of course we are targeted, and of course the government knows we are targeted, so why don't they protect us? We are feeling hurt and let down by the government.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Andrew Cuomo and Bill de Blasio have all demanded an apology, and I'm happy to apologize, i apologize to the millions of New Yorkers who have been let down by the liberal politicians in that state.

Translations for let down

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  • أنزلArabic
  • spustit, spouštětCzech
  • enttäuschen, im Stich lassen, herunterlassen, hinunterlassenGerman
  • fallar, bajar, decepcionarSpanish
  • اجازه دهید پایینPersian
  • pidentää, hylätä, pettää, temperoida, laskea, antaa periksiFinnish
  • baisser, abaisser, laisser tomberFrench
  • scaoil anuasIrish
  • átejt, cserbenhagy, becsapHungarian
  • scontentare, deludere, abbassareItalian
  • 失望, 下ろす, 下げるJapanese
  • opuścić, opuszczać, zawieść, rozczarowaćPolish
  • decepcionar, desapontarPortuguese
  • подводить, спустить, спускать, разочаровывать, опустить, подвести, разочаровать, опускатьRussian
  • lämna i sticket, svikaSwedish
  • hayal kırıklığına uğratmakTurkish
  • نیچے آوUrdu

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