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Definitions for disappoint
ˌdɪs əˈpɔɪntdis·ap·point

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disappoint, let down(verb)

    fail to meet the hopes or expectations of

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

Wiktionary

  1. disappoint(Verb)

    To displease by e.g. underperforming

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disappoint(verb)

    to defeat of expectation or hope; to hinder from the attainment of that which was expected, hoped, or desired; to balk; as, a man is disappointed of his hopes or expectations, or his hopes, desires, intentions, expectations, or plans are disappointed; a bad season disappoints the farmer of his crops; a defeat disappoints an enemy of his spoil

  2. Disappoint(verb)

    to frustrate; to fail; to hinder of result

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disappoint

    dis-ap-point′, v.t. to frustrate of what is appointed: to deprive one of what he expected.—p.adjs. Disappoint′ed, balked: frustrated: (Shak.) unprepared or ill-prepared; Disappoint′ing, causing disappointment.—n. Disappoint′ment, the defeat of one's hopes: frustration: the vexation accompanying failure. [O. Fr. desapointerdes = L. dis, away, and apointer, to appoint. See Appoint.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disappoint in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disappoint in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of disappoint in a Sentence

  1. Don Rickles:

    Well I didn’t disappoint her, did I?

  2. John Cryan:

    I promise, this app will not disappoint you.

  3. New Horizons co-investigator Cathy Olkin:

    Pluto did not disappoint. Charon did not disappoint, either.

  4. Canon Mpho Tutu:

    They have been fantastic and we'll be doing our best not to disappoint them.

  5. Vikrant Parsai:

    Always put your trust or faith in God, because man will only disappoint you.

Images & Illustrations of disappoint

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