Parents can explain to their disappointed darlings that such dogs require a very large house and park-size yard.
Despite having wished Obama well after he won the election, Eastwood says he is disappointed with what he has achieved.
Although Nicula was disappointed by the absence of Apple and Microsoft, there was more than enough to keep him intrigued.
Connoisseurs of low farce and political absurdity have reason to be disappointed with Donald Trump.
The only thing that disappointed me about that whole thing was that Franco removed the slam.
I was so disappointed and hurt and heartsick, and he kissed me and soothed me.
Mr. Cobden and Mr. Bright must have been disappointed in this 'young man from the country.'
It was only hysteria, which girls get when they are disappointed at not marrying, and are not so young as they were.
My confidence in you is great, and I am sure it will not be disappointed.
I am afraid that she will be disappointed when she sees me, Lance.
early 15c., "dispossess of appointed office," from Middle French desappointer (14c.) "undo the appointment, remove from office," from des- (see dis-) + appointer "appoint" (see appoint).
Modern sense of "to frustrate expectations" (late 15c.) is from secondary meaning of "fail to keep an appointment." Related: Disappointed; disappointing.