predisappointment

disappointment

[dis-uh-point-muhnt]
noun
1.
the act or fact of disappointing: All of his efforts only led to the disappointment of his supporters.
2.
the state or feeling of being disappointed: Her disappointment was very great when she didn't get the job.
3.
a person or thing that disappoints: The play was a disappointment.

Origin:
1605–15; disappoint + -ment

predisappointment, noun


1. failure, defeat, frustration.
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disappointment (ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntmənt)
 
n
1.  the act of disappointing or the state of being disappointed
2.  a person, thing, or state of affairs that disappoints

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disappointment
1610s, "fact of disappointing," from disappoint + -ment. Meaning "state or feeling of being disappointed" is from 1756.
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