Translation of disappointment in Spanish:

disappointment

desilusión, n.

Pronunciation /ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪntmənt//dɪsəˈpɔɪntm(ə)nt/

noun

  • 1

    (emotion)
    desilusión feminine
    decepción feminine
    much to my disappointment, our plans fell through para mi gran desilusión, nos fallaron los planes
    • book now to avoid disappointment para no llevarse desilusiones, haga ahora su reserva
    • The struggle between their interdependence and mutual resentment neatly illustrates the disappointment felt when the fragility of any relationship surfaces.
    • Impending divorce means he can no longer keep the house, to his obvious disappointment.
    • He finally fell with a look of utter disappointment on his face.
    • Pause for a moment, and imagine the crushing disappointment.
    • "I'm sorry, " he said, disappointment evident in his voice.
    • The disappointment felt by Bradford people who are having a long wait for a digital hearing aid is understandable enough.
    • I nodded my head a bit, the disappointment evident on my face.
    • I couldn't hide the disappointment in my voice as I felt like crying.
    • I am writing to express my great disappointment to learn that one of your employees has been sacked.
    • Tesco, Waterford & Tramore Racecourse Company and several Tramore public representatives have voiced deep disappointment at the decision.
    • I said, trying not to let my disappointment show through in my voice.
    • Her visible tears and public display of emotional disappointment at her failure earned her instant worldwide adoration.
    • You can read in the paintings the emptiness and disappointment at the end of the huge party.
    • He asked, I thought I caught a glint of disappointment in his eyes.
    • Sara replied, trying to hide her slight disappointment.
    • Better, then, not to invest much in hope in order to avoid the inevitable disappointment.
    • And yet there lingers a hint of disappointment at certain elements of their cricket.
    • I cried, disappointment evident in my tone as I got off the school bus.
    • He repeated his apology to fans over their disappointment at the failure to stage the concert.
    • He added his disappointment at the failure to move on the group.
  • 2

    (letdown)
    decepción feminine
    chasco masculine
    the meal turned out to be a great disappointment la comida resultó decepcionante / fue un chasco
    • disappointments in love desengaños amorosos
    • their daughter's a big disappointment to them su hija los ha decepcionado mucho