disappointed disappointed  /ˌdɪs ə ˈpɔ ɪn tɪd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) disappointingly unsuccessful

Usage(s):

  1. We are disappointed that Senator Obama didn't specifically reject Father Pflegler's despicable comments about Senator Clinton, and assume he will do so.
  2. Podhoretz the Elder, a man whose world view has become so twisted that he's disappointed we might not have to bomb Iran now offers this: But I entertain an even darker suspicion.
  3. Labor has also been disappointed by some of Obama's initial appointments.

News

  1. Gillibrand 'disappointed' after effort rejected

    Senator Kirsten Gillibrand said she was "disappointed" on Wednesday after the Senate Armed Services Committee rejected her effort to combat sexual assault in the military by removing from the chain of command the decision on whether to prosecute offenders.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WNYT Albany

  2. U.S. Sen. Jeff Sessions 'deeply disappointed' by TVA decision to slow down work at Bellefonte Nuclear Plant

    "I am deeply disappointed by today's news that TVA plans to scale back its workforce at Bellefonte as part of its fiscal year 2014 budget," Sessions said.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Huntsville Times

  3. Dorn disappointed with Legislatue not passing budget

    State Superintendent Randy Dorn said he was disappointed that no budget was passed by the Legislature and that a second special session will begin Wednesday, June 12.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Port Orchard Independent

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Quotes

  1. "I have disappointed and failed to live up to the standard that I expect of myself," Spitzer, 48, said at a Manhattan press conference.
    on Mar 10, 2008 By: Eliot Spitzer Source: Bloomberg

  2. "I have the utmost respect and aloha for black people who have suffered so much due to racial discrimination and acts of hatred," Chapman said. "I am deeply disappointed in myself for speaking out of anger to my son and using such a hateful...
    on Oct 31, 2007 By: Dog Chapman Source: E! Online

  3. "I'm as disappointed as all Argentines," he said. "To see my country lose a football match is very hard for someone who has worn the shirt."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Diego Maradona Source: BBC Sport

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