Definition Of disappointment


the feeling of sadness or displeasure caused by the nonfulfillment of one's hopes or expectations.

to her disappointment , there was no chance to talk privately with Luke

Example Of disappointment

  • "I'm sorry, " he said, disappointment evident in his voice.

  • And yet there lingers a hint of disappointment at certain elements of their cricket.

  • As such, Prologue may be a slight disappointment for fans of the series and part-time gamers alike.

  • Better, then, not to invest much in hope in order to avoid the inevitable disappointment .

  • But the biggest disappointment is the near-complete lack of actual performance footage.

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