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disappointment

Synonyms of disappointment in English:

noun

  • 1 his disappointment in the outcome was obvious
    sadness, regret, dismay, sorrow;
    dispiritedness, despondency, distress, chagrin;
    disenchantment, disillusionment;
    displeasure, dissatisfaction, disgruntlement
    [Antonyms] satisfaction
  • 2 the trip was a bit of a disappointment
    letdown, nonevent, anticlimax, washout
    informal bummer
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