Russian word of the day: Разочарование

Aug 03, 2017



Noun , neuter

disappointment, disillusionment


  • 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

зави́довать [za-vée-da-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to envy, to be envious / jealous
ворча́ть [var-chát'] Verb , imperfective
to grumble, to growl, to grouse, to snarl
смея́ться [smye-yá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to laugh
сомнева́ться [sam-nee-vá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to doubt, to have one's doubts

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