disappointing


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dis·ap·point·ing

 (dĭs′ə-poin′tĭng)
adj.
Not up to expectations or hopes: a disappointing test score; finished the marathon in a disappointing 12th place.

dis′ap·point′ing·ly adv.

disappointing

(ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪŋ)
adj
failing to meet one's expectations, hopes, desires, or standards
ˌdisapˈpointingly adv

dis•ap•point•ing

(ˌdɪs əˈpɔɪn tɪŋ)

adj.
failing to fulfill one's hopes.
[1520–30; disappoint + -ing2]
dis`ap•point′ing•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disappointing - not up to expectationsdisappointing - not up to expectations; "a disappointing performance from one who had seemed so promising"
unsatisfactory - not giving satisfaction; "shops should take back unsatisfactory goods"; "her performance proved to be unsatisfactory"; "life is becoming increasingly unsatifactory"; "our discussion was very unsatisfactory"

disappointing

disappointing

adjective
Disturbing because of failure to measure up to a standard or produce the desired results:
Translations
مُخَيِّب للآمالمُخَيِّبُ للَأمَل
neuspokojivýneuspokojujícízklamávající
skuffende
huono
razočaravajući
sem veldur vonbrigîum
がっかりさせる
실망시키는
neuspokojujúci
nerazveseljiv
misslyckad
น่าผิดหวัง
can sıkıcıdüş kırıklığına neden olantatmin edici olmayan
làm thất vọng

disappointing

[ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪŋ] ADJdecepcionante
it's disappointing that nobody wants to helpes decepcionante que nadie quiera ayudar
the film/hotel was very disappointingla película/el hotel fue una decepción
how disappointing!¡qué decepción!¡qué desilusión!

disappointing

[ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪŋ] adj [experience] → décevant(e); [evening, day, meal] → décevant(e); [performance, result] → décevant(e)

disappointing

adjenttäuschend; how disappointing!so eine Enttäuschung!

disappointing

[ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪŋ] adjdeludente

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.

disappointing

مُخَيِّبُ للَأمَل neuspokojivý skuffende enttäuschend απογοητευτικός decepcionante huono décevant razočaravajući deludente がっかりさせる 실망시키는 teleurstellend skuffende rozczarowany dececionante, decepcionante разочаровывающий misslyckad น่าผิดหวัง tatmin edici olmayan làm thất vọng 令人失望的
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