[ noun ] a feeling of dissatisfaction that results when your expectations are not realized
"his hopes were so high he was doomed to disappointment"
Used in print(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)
The belief in immortality , where held , functions as a redress for the ills and disappointments of the here_and_now .(Guy Bolton, The Olympians....)
Only Mary 's praise sustained him in his disappointment .(Frieda Arkin, "The Light of the Sea," in The...)
Meeting it without preparation as they did , robbed of anticipation , a common disappointment seized them .