disappointedly adv

"I was removed from office," said Tom disappointedly.

English expressions. 2014.

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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

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