What does disappointing mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disappointing, dissatisfactory, unsatisfying(adj)

    not up to expectations

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

GCIDE

  1. disappointing(a.)

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

Wiktionary

  1. disappointing(Adjective)

    That disappoints or disappoint.

    disappointing results

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disappointing

    of Disappoint

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How to say disappointing in sign language?

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Numerology

  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. Joe Walsh:

    Clearly if President Donald Trump're President President Donald Trump and things are great and do President Donald Trump feel fine and President Donald Trump're strong, President Donald Trump wouldn't do this. They must be afraid of the fact that maybe Bill Clinton's not doing well, this president is like a mob boss, and it's beyond disappointing. The Republican National Committee, South Carolina Republican Party, that pretty much controls a lot of these state parties -- they're doing all of Trump's bidding. They worship him, they're like a cult as well as so many of his voters.

  2. Noah Bookbinder:

    It's disappointing that the man who promised to 'drain the swamp' just took a massive step away from transparency by refusing the release the White House visitor logs that the American people have grown accustomed to accessing over the last six years and that provide indispensable information about who is seeking to influence the president, the Obama administration agreed to release the visitor logs in response to our lawsuits, and despite the Trump administration's worry over 'grave national security risks and concerns,' only positives for the American people came out of them.

  3. Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin:

    We were expected to beat Connecticut, we should have beat Connecticut. Its disappointing because our womens team in Louisville was phenomenal. And theyvebeen, well, outcoached....Ive tweeted about them every single year Ive been governor.

  4. Euben Paracuelles:

    The export figures are a little bit disappointing, but considering what we've seen in the rest of the region, Malaysia's (export numbers) are still going up and that's going to continue going forward, outside of commodities, a lot of Malaysia's manufactured exports are going to the U.S. and this should help to offset the effects from the slowdown in China.

  5. Michael James:

    I don't think today there is any news that's particularly concerning other than disappointing guidance from Kohl's and disappointing results from Toll Brothers, i don't think it's anything other than some profit taking.

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