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Disappointment vs. Anger

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Disappointmentnoun

(uncountable) A feeling of sadness or frustration when a strongly held expectation is not met.

Angernoun

A strong feeling of displeasure, hostility or antagonism towards someone or something, usually combined with an urge to harm.

‘You need to control your anger.’;

Disappointmentnoun

(countable) A circumstance in which a strongly held expectation is not met.

Angernoun

(obsolete) Pain or stinging.

Disappointmentnoun

(countable) That which causes feelings of disappointment.

‘Our trip to California was a disappointment.’; ‘What a disappointment.’;

Angerverb

(transitive) To cause such a feeling of antagonism in.

‘He who angers you conquers you.’;

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Disappointmentnoun

The act of disappointing, or the state of being disappointed; defeat or failure of expectation or hope; miscarriage of design or plan; frustration.

‘If we hope for things of which we have not thoroughly considered the value, our disappointment will be greater than our pleasure in the fruition of them.’; ‘In disappointment thou canst bless.’;

Angerverb

(intransitive) To become angry.

‘You anger too easily.’;

Disappointmentnoun

That which disappoints.

Angernoun

Trouble; vexation; also, physical pain or smart of a sore, etc.

‘I made the experiment, setting the moxa where . . . the greatest anger and soreness still continued.’;

Disappointmentnoun

a feeling of dissatisfaction that results when your expectations are not realized;

‘his hopes were so high he was doomed to disappointment’;

Angernoun

A strong passion or emotion of displeasure or antagonism, excited by a real or supposed injury or insult to one's self or others, or by the intent to do such injury.

‘Anger is likeA full hot horse, who being allowed his way,Self-mettle tires him.’;

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Disappointmentnoun

an act (or failure to act) that disappoints someone

Angerverb

To make painful; to cause to smart; to inflame.

‘He . . . angereth malign ulcers.’;

Disappointment

Disappointment is the feeling of dissatisfaction that follows the failure of expectations or hopes to manifest. Similar to regret, it differs in that a person who feels regret focuses primarily on the personal choices that contributed to a poor outcome, while a person feeling disappointment focuses on the outcome itself.

Angerverb

To excite to anger; to enrage; to provoke.

‘Taxes and impositions . . . which rather angered than grieved the people.’;

Angernoun

a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance

Angernoun

the state of being angry

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Angernoun

belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)

Angerverb

make angry;

‘The news angered him’;

Angerverb

become angry;

‘He angers easily’;

Angernoun

a strong feeling of annoyance, displeasure, or hostility

‘the colonel's anger at his daughter's disobedience’;

Angerverb

fill (someone) with anger; provoke anger in

‘he was angered that he had not been told’; ‘she was angered by his terse answer’;

Anger

Anger, also known as wrath or rage, is an intense emotional state involving a strong uncomfortable and non-cooperative response to a perceived provocation, hurt or threat.A person experiencing anger will often experience physical effects, such as increased heart rate, elevated blood pressure, and increased levels of adrenaline and noradrenaline. Some view anger as an emotion which triggers part of the fight or flight response.

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