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disappoint

verb break one's promise to, cause dissontent, dash one's expectation, deicere, discourage, disgruntle, dishearten, disillusion, disillusionize, displease, dissatisfy, fail, frustrari, hinder, let down, make dissatisfied, ruin one's prospects, spe depellere
See also: fail, foil, frustrate, lose
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In a nutshell: It doesn't disappoint, but only because expectations weren't high to begin with.
It's ridiculous to say I've had a bust-up with the manager and that type of talk disappoints you," Barmby said.