Definition of disappointment
- he's a disappointment to his parents
She couldn't hide her disappointment.
He's a disappointment to his parents.
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blues, dejectedness, dejection, depression, desolateness, desolation, despondency, disconsolateness, distress, doldrums, dolefulness, dolor, downheartedness, dreariness, dumps, gloom, gloominess, joylessness, melancholy, mopes, oppression, sadness, sorrow, unhappiness;
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