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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not up to expectations.

Usage examples (37)
  • A disappointing performance from one who had seemed so promising
  • Adjective : a disappointing movie; a disappointing marriage
  • Verb (used with object) : His gross ingratitude disappointed us. ,to be disappointed in love
  • Not only is Brent ready to win but he's ready to recover from what he called a disappointing Rockingham Speedway debut. for more
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