So far, pretty much every one of those promised improvements has underwhelmed, and the skeptics have been vindicated.
Now let's take a quick survey of the blockbusters that have underwhelmed this summer at the box office.
Maria “Macarena” Paz, a Caracas engineer, is underwhelmed by this explanation.
Clearly the Academy was underwhelmed by the eligible songs this year.
The gaggle of demanding Park Avenue big shots who shared the elevator with me on the way down were underwhelmed.
Call me a snob, but I was prepared to be underwhelmed by the food.
To impress very little; be quite insignificant; be less than overwhelming: Her performance rather underwhelmed the audience (1956+)