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Definitions for disappointing
ˌdɪs əˈpɔɪn tɪŋdis·ap·point·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disappointing, dissatisfactory, unsatisfyingadjective

    not up to expectations

    "a disappointing performance from one who had seemed so promising"


  1. disappointingadjective

    defeating one's expectations or hopes; failing to fulfill one's expectations or hopes; as, a disappointing result; a disappointing crop yield.


  1. disappointingadjective

    That disappoints or disappoint.

    disappointing results

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disappointing

    of Disappoint

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disappointing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disappointing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of disappointing in a Sentence

  1. Christian Stocker:

    We have seen some mixed earnings reports today, however disappointing results from companies such as UPM-Kymmene have eclipsed some positive results, the broader stocks market's recent uptrend remains intact, but we need to see a further improvement in company earnings for the trend to remain firmly in place in the coming weeks.

  2. Nate Cardozo:

    It is disappointing that United refused to allow him to board, and we hope that United learns that computer security researchers are a vital ally, not a threat.

  3. Jonathan Leitch:

    Last year was the best year on record for European refiners, whatever came next was going to be disappointing.

  4. Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo:

    It's disappointing that some folks are using their energy to try and gaslight, try and focus on these culture wars to say that this is caused by wind energy in a state where we know that the bulk of our energy is not wind energy.

  5. The BMC Racing rider:

    Obviously I have felt much better than I do right now. I'm in a fair bit of pain and it is a big disappointment to be honest, i was in great form and the team were really strong around me as well. It is disappointing. I think after seeing the crash it was lucky that I came away with the injuries that I have.

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