Definition of disappointing in English:


Line breaks: dis|ap¦point|ing
Pronunciation: /dɪsəˈpɔɪntɪŋ




[as submodifier]: there was disappointingly little change [sentence adverb]: disappointingly, my German failed to improve
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  • The result is a disappointingly unambitious film featuring an unknown young actress in her film debut.
  • Its heart is in the right place, but it is disappointingly awkward to manoeuvre your character and even harder to understand what is going on around him.
  • I wasn't helped by the strings on my racquet breaking in the second set, but I was still disappointingly and humiliatingly awful.

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