disappoint

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French desapointer (compare French désappointer).

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Verb[edit]

disappoint (third-person singular simple present disappoints, present participle disappointing, simple past and past participle disappointed)

  1. To displease by e.g. underperforming
    His lack of respect disappointed her.
    I am disappointed by this year's revenue.

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Adjective[edit]

disappoint (comparative more disappoint, superlative most disappoint)

  1. (Internet slang) disappointed