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adjective disappointed pronunciation in British English /ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntɪd/

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  1. unhappy because something that you hoped for or expected did not happen or because someone or something was not as good as you expected
    disappointed (that):

    She was disappointed that he never replied to her letter.

    disappointed at/by/about:

    Obviously, I feel very disappointed at not getting the job.

    disappointed in:

    I’m really disappointed in you, Ruth.

    bitterly disappointed (=extremely disappointed):

    Ireland were bitterly disappointed to end the competition with only two points.

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