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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To fail to fulfill the expectation of.

Usage examples (38)
  • He did not want to disappoint his teacher by not landing the plane perfectly.
  • One place where small wine shops can disappoint is on price.
  • The only way this punchline will disappoint is if there never is a follow up.
  • A major BSG disappoint is that although the Cylons supposedly had a plan the writers didn't. for more
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