disappointed


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dis·ap·point·ed

 (dĭs′ə-poin′tĭd)
adj.
Thwarted in hope, desire, or expectation.

dis′ap·point′ed·ly adv.

disappointed

(ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪd)
adj
saddened by the failure of an expectation, etc
ˌdisapˈpointedly adv

dis•ap•point•ed

(ˌdɪs əˈpɔɪn tɪd)

adj.
1. discouraged by the failure of one's hopes: a disappointed applicant.
2. Obs. inadequately appointed; ill-equipped.
[1545–55]
dis`ap•point′ed•ly, adv.

pleased

disappointed

The following adjectives can be used to indicate how pleased or disappointed someone is. They are arranged from 'most pleased' to 'most disappointed':

  • thrilled, overjoyed
    I was so thrilled to get a good report from him.
    He was overjoyed at his son's return.
  • delighted
    I know Frank will be delighted to see you.
  • glad, pleased
    The people seem genuinely glad to see you.
    They're pleased to be going home.
  • satisfied
    We are not satisfied with these results.
  • resigned, philosophical
    Pauline was already resigned to losing her home.
    I was always philosophical about being ill.
  • disappointed
    I was disappointed that Kluge was not there.
  • upset
    After she died I felt very, very upset.
  • shattered, devastated
    It is desperately sad news and I am absolutely shattered to hear it.
    Teresa was devastated, her dreams shattered.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disappointed - disappointingly unsuccessful; "disappointed expectations and thwarted ambitions"; "their foiled attempt to capture Calais"; "many frustrated poets end as pipe-smoking teachers"; "his best efforts were thwarted"
unsuccessful - not successful; having failed or having an unfavorable outcome

disappointed

Translations
خَائِبُ الَأمَلخائِب الأمَل
zklamanýrozčarovaný
skuffet
pettynyt
razočaran
csalódott
vonsvikinn
失望した
실망한
rozczarowanyzawiedziony
sklamaný
razočaran
besviken
ผิดหวัง
düş kırıklığına uğramışhayal kırıklığına uğramış
thất vọng

disappointed

[ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪd] ADJ [person] → decepcionado, desilusionado; [hopes] → frustrado
she'll be terribly disappointed when she hears the newsse llevará una gran decepción or una desilusión muy grande cuando se entere de la noticia
she's disappointed about or at having to give up her careersiente mucho tener que dejar su carrera
to be disappointed by sthestar decepcionado por algo
I'm disappointed in youme has defraudado, me has decepcionado
she gave me a disappointed lookme miró decepcionada, me dirigió una mirada de decepción
I was disappointed that my mother was not thereme sentí defraudada porque mi madre no estaba allí, me decepcionó (el) que mi madre no estuviera allí
to be disappointed to see/learn sthquedar decepcionado or defraudado al ver/enterarse de algo
we were disappointed not to see hersentimos mucho no verla
to be disappointed with sthestar decepcionado con algo
they are disappointed with the resultestán decepcionados con el resultado, el resultado los ha decepcionado
if you see him on stage you won't be disappointedsi lo ves actuar no te defraudará or decepcionará

disappointed

[ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪd] adj
[person] → déçu(e)
to be disappointed with sth → être déçu(e) par qch, être déçu(e) de qch
to be disappointed at sth → être déçu(e) par qch, être déçu(e) de qch
to be disappointed in sb → être déçu(e) par qn
to be disappointed that ... → être déçu(e) que ...
[hopes, expectations] → déçu(e)

disappointed

adjenttäuscht; she was disappointed to find/learn that …sie war enttäuscht, als sie feststellte/erfuhr, dass …; to be disappointed that …enttäuscht (darüber) sein, dass …; to be disappointed in or with or by somebody/somethingvon jdm/etw enttäuscht sein; he was disappointed in loveer erlebte eine Enttäuschung in der Liebe; he was disappointed at having to pull out of the raceer war enttäuscht (darüber), dass er aus dem Rennen ausscheiden musste

disappointed

[ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪd] adjdeluso/a

disappoint

(disəˈpoint) verb
to fail to fulfil the hopes or expectations of. London disappointed her after all she had heard about it.
ˌdisapˈpointed adjective
I was disappointed to hear that the party had been cancelled; a group of disappointed children.
disapˈpointing adjective
disappointing results.
ˌdisapˈpointment noun
Her disappointment was obvious from her face; His failure was a great disappointment to his wife.

disappointed

خَائِبُ الَأمَل zklamaný skuffet enttäuscht απογοητευμένος decepcionado pettynyt déçu razočaran deluso 失望した 실망한 teleurgesteld skuffet rozczarowany dececionado, decepcionado разочарованный besviken ผิดหวัง hayal kırıklığına uğramış thất vọng 失望的
References in classic literature ?
But I'll truly try to be better, so he mayn't be disappointed in me by-and-by.
The effort he had made to extend his land holdings had been suc- cessful and there were few farms in the valley that did not belong to him, but until David came he was a bitterly disappointed man.
I simply don't want to see my friends disappointed.
Will they be much disappointed because we cannot get a priest?
She was greatly disappointed to find that it did not look like her.
returned the disappointed scout; "I heard the imp brushing over the dry leaves, like a black snake, and blinking a glimpse of him, just over ag'in yon big pine, I pulled as it might be on the scent; but 'twouldn't do
Finding the great king beyond the water disappointed in his expectations, and conscious of the importance of the Long Knife, and their own wretchedness, some of the nations immediately desired peace; to which, at present, they seem universally disposed, and are sending ambassadors to General Clark, at the Falls of the Ohio, with the minutes of their Councils, a specimen of which, in the minutes of the Piankashaw Council, is subjoined.
Miss Hepzibah Pyncheon's housekeeping had so greatly improved, since Clifford became a member of the family, that her share of the banquet would have been no lean one; and Uncle Venner, accordingly, was a good deal disappointed not to find the large earthen pan, full of fragmentary eatables, that ordinarily awaited his coming at the back doorstep of the Seven Gables.
Much was I disappointed upon learning that the little packet for Nantucket had already sailed, and that no way of reaching that place would offer, till the following Monday.
Stubb was beginning to look disappointed, especially as the horrible nosegay increased, when suddenly from out the very heart of this plague, there stole a faint stream of perfume, which flowed through the tide of bad smells without being absorbed by it, as one river will flow into and then along with another, without at all blending with it for a time.
At first he looked pleased; but when he saw my knees he said in a disappointed voice:
Jurgis sat gazing about the room for an hour or two; he was in hopes that some one of the family would come, but in this he was disappointed.