Synonyms for disappointment

Synonyms for (noun) disappointment

Synonyms: dashing hopes, disappointment

Definition: an act (or failure to act) that disappoints someone

Similar words: failure

Definition: an unexpected omission

Usage: he resented my failure to return his call; the mechanic's failure to check the brakes


Synonyms: disappointment, letdown

Definition: a feeling of dissatisfaction that results when your expectations are not realized

Usage: his hopes were so high he was doomed to disappointment

Similar words: dissatisfaction

Definition: the feeling of being displeased and discontent

Usage: he was never slow to express his dissatisfaction with the service he received