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disappointment

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of disappointment

  1. 1 the emotion felt when one's expectations are not met we felt keen disappointment when our offer on the house was rejected Synonyms of disappointment dismay, dissatisfaction, frustration, letdown Words Related to disappointment crestfallenness, discontent, discontentedness, discontentment, disgruntlement, displeasure; disenchantment, disillusionment; blues, dejectedness, dejection, depression, desolateness, desolation, despondency, disconsolateness, distress, doldrums, dolefulness, dolor, downheartedness, dreariness, dumps, gloom, gloominess, joylessness, melancholy, mopes, oppression, sadness, sorrow, unhappiness; chagrin, discomfiture Near Antonyms of disappointment fulfillment (or fulfilment); bliss, felicity, gladness, happiness, joy Antonyms of disappointment content, contentedness, contentment, gratification, satisfaction

  2. 2 something that disappoints after all the publicity and high expectations, the sequel to the movie blockbuster was a huge disappointment Synonyms of disappointment bringdown, bummer, letdown Words Related to disappointment anticlimax, failure, fiasco, fizzle; lemon, loser Near Antonyms of disappointment success, winner; relief



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