Example sentences for: disappointed

How can you use “disappointed” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • I'm somewhat surprised our imminent demise has been ignored by the U.S. media, and entirely disappointed that the Post couldn't have come up with a headline like "Planet Earth--Fat Lady About To Sing."

  • The expectations for McCourt's follow-up to the best-selling Angela's Ashes were high, and critics are uniformly disappointed: It "lacks the drama, the magic, the gentleness, the lilt of the first book" (Deirdre Donahue, USA Today ). They're quick to point out that 'Tis , which picks up McCourt's life at age 19, once he has left Ireland for America, is not a bad book, it's just not as good as the first.

  • In the 1931 Dracula , however, which like Nosferatu is based on Bram Stoker's novel, Bela Lugosi has to be impaled through the heart in his coffin, whereupon he emits a strange little disappointed groan that remains a benchmark of decorum when compared with the hissing and writhing deaths of modern screen vampires.

  • I am disappointed that he missed perhaps the granddaddy of them all, one that once again broke into the front pages this last week.

  • With your help, no child will be disappointed.


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