verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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Origin of disappoint
OTHER WORDS FROM disappointdis·ap·point·er, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for disappoint
I told the reporter that this chatbot, no matter how clever, can only disorient and disappoint.
However, the no-commitment model would also seem to represent special risks if Canoo’s products disappoint or consumers prove flighty.Electric-vehicle startup Canoo to go public, joining the wave of companies chasing Tesla’s success|dzanemorris|August 18, 2020|Fortune
Proponents of the measure tried to get the Council to put similar reforms on the 2016 and 2018 ballot, but were disappointed each time.
He said he might have been content with a smaller cut that showed a commitment, while others would have been disappointed with anything less than the full number.Despite Recent Budget Vote, Reformers See SDPD Cuts as Inevitable|Andrew Keatts|June 23, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Pai’s parents, both doctors, were initially disappointed that he chose law over medicine — but they’ve since come around.
Regardless of whom President Obama picks to be his next Attorney General, he is bound to disappoint key segments of his coalition.
And, Scott is never one to disappoint with his runway productions.Miley Cyrus Channels Her Bad Year Into Rave-Kid Art|Justin Jones|September 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Just like her memoir, Lee Grant does not disappoint when it comes to candor in an interview with The Daily Beast.
So far the signs are that the turnout will disappoint the army.
It developed a reputation as the preferred festival drinking spot for Americans and Australians, and it does not disappoint.
Scott was too kind, too humane, to disappoint us, the crowd of human beings who find much of our happiness in dreams.Rob Roy, Volume 1., Illustrated|Sir Walter Scott
His subsequent history did not disappoint the prophecy uttered above by his former conduct and his notorious character.The Trial of Theodore Parker|Theodore Parker
No, I'm sorry to disappoint Smalley and the rest, but I'm able to be up and—er—make my own bed, thank you.Cy Whittaker's Place|Joseph C. Lincoln
The frank, boyish honesty of his tone seemed to disappoint the blue eyes.The Doctor|Ralph Connor
Langdon frequently reminded himself that such mornings as this had made him disappoint the doctors and rob the grave.The Grizzly King|James Oliver Curwood