Part of speech: noun

The state, condition, or sense of being disappointed; failure; frustration.

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Usage examples "disappointment":

  1. The little girl soon therefore got over her slight disappointment at Miss Nelson's choice not having been the same as her own. - "The Children of Wilton Chase", Mrs. L. T. Meade.
  2. Winifred was not a woman who could bear disappointment. - "Alexander's Bridge and The Barrel Organ", Willa Cather and Alfred Noyes.
  3. In her turn Corona was silent and a look of disappointment came into her face. - "Don Orsino", F. Marion Crawford.