disappoint

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Synonyms for disappoint

Synonyms for disappoint

to cause unhappiness by failing to satisfy the hopes, desires, or expectations of

Synonyms for disappoint

References in classic literature ?
There is something in your deportment which disappoints me.
He might perhaps have been able to free himself but that Prince Vasili (who had rarely before given receptions) now hardly let a day go by without having an evening party at which Pierre had to be present unless he wished to spoil the general pleasure and disappoint everyone's expectation.
They are all expecting it, they are so sure that it will happen that I cannot, I cannot, disappoint them.
I don't want to disappoint you, young fellow," he continued, "but I heard from your Brigadier only yesterday.
I choose to give the Tredowen estates away, to disappoint my next of kin.