Examples of letdown in a Sentence
the museum exhibit was just so-so, and we returned home with a vague sense of letdown
the eagerly anticipated new movie starring our favorite actor turned out to be a big letdown
Recent Examples of letdown from the Web
Barcelona coach Jeff Kwak encouraged his team to keep up the pressure and avoid a letdown as the game resumed after the intermission.
After weeks of build-up, the memo’s release was such a letdown that even some right-wing outlets were distinctly underwhelmed.
The Hornets also can’t afford a letdown in their other two games against B.E.S.T. (3-15, 1-7) and Washington (8-14, 6-5).
The storm that dropped more than a foot of snow on the Twin Cities came the day after the NFC championship game letdown, giving the locals an immediate opportunity to change the subject.
Feels like a letdown after the holidays, and the weather is still cold.
While Patriots fans are haughtily delirious with success, Philadelphia fans are shamed by decades of harrowing letdowns.
This season has been a bit of a letdown for a team that made its first NCAA Tournament appearance last year, returned most of its key players and entered the season ranked No.
The letdown The Reds couldn’t have anticipated how quickly the process would run its course.
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First Known Use of letdown
blues, dejectedness, dejection, depression, desolateness, desolation, despondency, disconsolateness, distress, doldrums, dolefulness, dolor, downheartedness, dreariness, dumps, gloom, gloominess, joylessness, melancholy, mopes, oppression, sadness, sorrow, unhappiness;
Definition of let down
- felt her parents had let her down
- the plot lets you down at the end
- afraid of letting his father down
Examples of let down in a Sentence
with my poor performance I really felt that I had let my teammates down
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