disappointed

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪd/
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AdjectiveEdit

disappointed (comparative more disappointed, superlative most disappointed)

  1. Defeated of expectations or hope; experiencing disappointment; let down.
    After all his anticipation, the trip left him deeply disappointed.
  2. Expressing or indicating disappointment.
    a disappointed tone / face / silence

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Usage notesEdit

The following examples illustrate common usage:

  • She was disappointed in you. (i.e. Your actions, attitude, etc. disappointed her.)
  • She was disappointed with her performance.
  • She was disappointed at being left out.
  • She was disappointed to be left out.
  • She was disappointed that you didn’t go to her party.

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VerbEdit

disappointed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of disappoint