Disappointed vs Discouragement - What's the difference?

disappointed | discouragement |


As an adjective disappointed

is defeated of expectation or hope; let down.

As a verb disappointed

is (disappoint).

As a noun discouragement is

the act of discouraging.

disappointed

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Defeated of expectation or hope; let down.
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    Synonyms

    * discomfited * foiled * frustrated * thwarted

    Verb

    (head)
  • (disappoint)
  • discouragement

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • the act of discouraging
  • anything that discourages