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Meaning of DISAPPOINTED

Pronunciation:  `disu'poyntid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  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"
 

DISAPPOINTED is a 12 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: defeated, discomfited, foiled, frustrated, thwarted, unsuccessful
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis`ap*point"ed\, a.
1. Defeated of expectation or hope; balked; as, a
   disappointed person or hope.

2. Unprepared; unequipped. [Obs.]

         Cut off even in the blossoms of my sin, Unhouseled,
         disappointed, unaneled.               --Shak.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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