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Synonyms and Antonyms of disappoint

  1. to fall short in satisfying the expectation or hope of <they were disappointed by the outcome of the big game> Synonyms cheat, dissatisfy, fail, let down Related Words bum (out), chagrin, discontent, disgruntle, displease, distress, upset; disenchant, disillusion; deceive, delude, mock Near Antonyms fulfill (or fulfil); gladden Antonyms content, gratify, satisfy

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