depressed or discouraged by the failure of one's hopes or expectations: a disappointed suitor.
Obsolete. inadequately appointed; ill-equipped.

Origin of disappointed

First recorded in 1545–55; disappoint + -ed2
Related formsdis·ap·point·ed·ly, adverbun·dis·ap·point·ed, adjective
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saddened by the failure of an expectation, etc
Derived Formsdisappointedly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for disappointedly



1550s, past participle adjective from disappoint. Related: Disappointedly.

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