Russian word of the day: Разочарование

Aug 03, 2017

How to say 

"Disappointment" in Russian

разочарова́ние

ra-za-chee-ra-vá-nee-ye

Noun , neuter

disappointment, disillusionment

Examples

  • Их жда́ло глубо́кое разочарова́ние.

    eeh zhdá-la glu-bó-ka-ye ra-za-chee-ra-vá-nee-ye

    They were deeply disappointed (A big disappointment was waiting for them).

  • Его́ пости́гло разочарова́ние в вы́бранной специа́льности.

    ee-vó pas-tée-gla ra-za-chee-ra-vá-nee-ye v výb-ran-nai spee-tsál'-nas-tee

    He got disappointed in the chosen profession.

Same stem words

очарова́тельный [a-chee-ra-vá-teel'-nyî] Adjective
charming, fascinating, enchanting
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Related words and phrases

удово́льствие [u-da-vól'st-vee-ye] Noun , neuter
pleasure
ра́доваться [rá-da-va-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to be happy, to rejoice
утоми́ть [u-ta-méet'] Verb , perfective
to bore, to tire
ду́ться [dú-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to sulk , to pout

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