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disappointment

noun
 
 
/ˌdɪs.əˈpɔɪnt.mənt/
[U] the feeling of being disappointed
失望,沮丧
Book early to avoid disappointment.
早点预订以免扑空。
To my (great) disappointment (= sadness), he decided to leave.
令我(非常)沮丧的是,他决定离开。
Disappointing yourself and others
[C usually singular] something or someone that is not what you were hoping it would be
令人失望的人(或事物)
The party turned out to be a huge disappointment.
聚会办得令人大失所望。
I'm afraid I've been rather a disappointment to my parents.
恐怕我已经让父母感到非常失望了。
Disappointing yourself and others
(Definition of disappointment from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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