Not looked for; not expected or foreseen
Not effective; not producing the desired effect; ineffectual
Giving pleasure; pleasant; agreeable; gratifying
To give satisfaction.
To arouse the feelings or passions of
Not adequate to fulfill a need or meet a requirement; insufficient.
Lower in space; placed lower down
Disabled so that movement, especially walking, is difficult or impossible.
The definition of insufficient is that there is not enough of something.
The definition of limited is something or someone with boundaries or restrictions.
Second in quality, rank, etc.; second-class
Occurring without warning; unforeseen.
Not suitable; inappropriate:
Not to one's taste; unpleasant; offensive
The definition of bitter is having a harsh and disagreeable taste or something that is hard to bear.
Unattractive, dislikable, objectionable.
Worthy of severe condemnation or reproach:
Resulting or likely to result in misfortune; inauspicious:
To hinder, obstruct, frustrate, or defeat (a person, plans, etc.)
To foil is defined as to keep something from happening.
To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
To fail to satisfy; disappoint.
The definition of dismay is to ruin the courage of someone.
To disillusion means to cause someone to realize that a belief or ideal they had was false.
To make no longer pleased with or charmed by someone or something
To defeat is defined as to beat someone at something or to prevent something from happening.
To throw so as to break; smash
To stop short and refuse to go on:
The definition of baffle is confuse.
Embitter is defined as to cause someone to feel resentful or angry, or to give something a sharp taste.
To go astray; fail to arrive: said of mail, freight, etc.
Tease means to poke fun at someone or something.
To annoy, harass, or tease
(Intransitive) To be vexed or annoyed.
To tease or excite by promising or showing something desirable and then withholding it
To cause to believe what is not true; mislead.
(Obs.) To elude or frustrate
To deprive of contentment; to make uneasy; to dissatisfy.
To please greatly:
Of ordinary or undistinguished quality.
The definition of satisfactory is acceptable, adequate or sufficient.
Find another word for disappointing. In this page you can discover 76 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for disappointing, like: disheartening, uninteresting, unsatisfying, unpleasant, unlooked-for, ineffective, distasteful, pleasing, encouraging, satisfying and exciting.