Synonyms of disappointment in English:

disappointment


See definition of disappointment

noun

1‘members expressed disappointment at the decision’

SYNONYMS

sadness, regret, dismay, sorrow

dispiritedness, despondency, heavy-heartedness, depression

distress, mortification, chagrin

disenchantment, disillusionment

displeasure, discontent, dissatisfaction, disgruntlement

ANTONYMS

satisfaction, happiness

2‘he agreed that the recent defeats against Norway and the USA had been bitter disappointments’

SYNONYMS

failure, let-down, non-event, anticlimax

misfortune, setback, blow, reversal, stroke of bad luck, body blow, one in the eye

fiasco, disaster, catastrophe, mess, debacle

British damp squib

informal flop, dud, washout, non-starter, lead balloon

ANTONYMS

success

3‘the disappointment of the high hopes invested in reform’

SYNONYMS

frustration, thwarting, baulking, foiling, dashing, baffling

defeat, failure, lack of success

ANTONYMS

fulfilment