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disappoint

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdisappointdis‧ap‧point /ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪnt/ ●●● W3 verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 DISAPPOINTEDto make someone feel unhappy because something they hoped for did not happen or was not as good as they expected 🔊 I hated to disappoint her. 🔊 Great things were expected of this band, and they didn’t disappoint.2 disappoint somebody’s hopes/expectations/plans→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
disappointBolton promised a great performance, and he didn't disappoint.He does not cheat or disappoint.I had the feeling I was disappointing him, and it filled me with a dull continuous inner chest pain.Many were disappointed in their aspirations.The band disappointed thousands of fans by cancelling at the last minute.Of course our kids disappoint us sometimes, but we don't stop loving them.I'm sorry to disappoint you, but there aren't any tickets left.
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Verb table
disappoint
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydisappoint
he, she, itdisappoints
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydisappointed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave disappointed
he, she, ithas disappointed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad disappointed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill disappoint
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have disappointed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam disappointing
he, she, itis disappointing
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you, we, theyare disappointing
Past
I, he, she, itwas disappointing
you, we, theywere disappointing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been disappointing
he, she, ithas been disappointing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been disappointing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be disappointing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been disappointing
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