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失望 shī wàng: Meaning and Pronunciation / HSK 4

失望 (shī wàng) English Meaning

  • disappointed
  • to lose hope
  • to despair

Traditional Characters:  失望

失 forms words in:

HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

望 forms words in:

HSK 2, HSK 4, HSK 5 and HSK 6.  CLICK HERE to see them all.

Sample Sentences

  • 不要失望。
    Bùyào shīwàng.
    Don’t be disappointed.
  • 真让我失望。
    Zhēn ràng wǒ shīwàng.
    I’m very disappointed.
  • 我有一点失望。
    Wǒ yǒu yīdiǎn shīwàng.
    I was mildly disappointed.
  • 我是失望,而不是泄气。
    Wǒ shì shīwàng, ér bùshì xièqì.
    I was more disappointed than discouraged.
  • CEO对结果非常失望。
    CEO duì jiéguǒ fēicháng shīwàng.
    The CEO is very disappointed with the result.
  • 我很失望我没能和她一起去。
    Wǒ hěn shīwàng wǒ méi néng hé tā yīqǐ qù.
    I’m disappointed that I wasn’t able to go with her.
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Stroke Order & Character Components

HSK 4 shi

失 (shī): to lose; to miss; to fail

  • (dà): big
  • 丿 (piě): oblique
hsk 2 wang 4

望 (wàng): to expect; to hope;to visit; to gaze (into the distance); to look towards; towards; full moon

  •  (wáng): to die; to lose; to be gone; to flee; deceased
  •  (yuè): moon
  •  (yù): jade

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 失

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

Links to all HSK Words & Lists Containing 望

HSK 2 Word List

HSK 4 Word List

HSK 5 Word List

HSK 6 Word List

*CL: Classifier/Measure Word

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