letdown


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unhappiness caused by the failure of one's hopes, desires, or expectations

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

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Caption: Sanya Kantarovsky, Letdown. 2017, oil, watercolor, and pastel on canvas, 85x65".
THE LETDOWN: When your bestie bailed to babysit her brothers, you understood.
The Gas Letdown Generator is a technology that harnesses pressure on gas pipelines to produce low cost baseload electricity and offer optional cooling for customer requirements.
The signing of the declaration resembles an attempt to justify the letdown of last week and in the meantime Brussels has many times said that the name dispute can be solved only if VMRO-DPMNE and PM Gruevski want to," said Ermira Mehmeti-Devaja.
It is normally used at a level of 0.2-2% by weight based on the total formulation, and is added either to the grind or during letdown. More info: Tego, (804) 541-8658(800) 446-1809; web: www.evonik.com.
This product offers the correct combination of pigment affinity and stabilization to achieve high-quality dispersions with optimal color development, superior color and viscosity stability, and letdown compatibility, according to the company.
Not unless the letdown lingers through the weekend.
The hoax was a letdown for stem-cell scientists, but they're not giving up: "There's a new race on to do what Hwang claimed to have done," says Daley.
The greatest letdown, however, is Alexander's inability to substantiate convincingly his basic thesis: that modern architecture fails because architects have absorbed what he condemns as the false 'mechanist-rationalist' scientific picture of the universe.
The urea letdown valve is a custom-built control valve specifically designed to tolerate the high-pressure drops and crystallization associated with the letdown process in urea production.
Coming back home is a huge letdown. I know I'll be coining back to a convoy of SUVs that have bumper stickers with W or MAN + WOMAN = MARRIAGE.
Having listened to Alsop's spirited reading of Henley's interesting text first, it was sort of a letdown not to have at least some music on the Plotkin audio book.
Higgins has grown attached to his research subject, and Eliza finds that being a lady is something of a letdown. Still, the music is glorious.