- "I was removed from office," said Tom disappointedly.
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disappointedly — adv. despondently, in a depressed manner … English contemporary dictionary
appoint v — disappointedly adv … English expressions
disappointed — disappointedly, adv. /dis euh poyn tid/, adj. 1. depressed or discouraged by the failure of one s hopes or expectations: a disappointed suitor. 2. Obs. inadequately appointed; ill equipped. [1545 55; DISAPPOINT + ED2] * * * … Universalium
disappoint — v.tr. 1 (also absol.) fail to fulfil a desire or expectation of (a person). 2 frustrate (hopes etc.); cause the failure of (a plan etc.). Phrases and idioms: be disappointed (foll. by with, at, in, or to + infin., or that + clause) fail to have… … Useful english dictionary
crestfallenly — adv. dejectedly; sadly; disappointedly … English contemporary dictionary