Thesaurus / let-down

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Too many couples exploit the sense of let-down that marriage brings with it.

Well, Mr. Coburn, you'll find it's going to be a let-down instead!

The InvadersWilliam Fitzgerald Jenkins

Being deposited at his home shortly before three A. M., Mr. Foxman became aware of a let-down sensation.

Local ColorIrvin S. Cobb

Instinctively he seemed to realize that a let-down would mean collapse.

The Blazed TrailStewart Edward White

She had reached the fine dividing line between a let-down and a break.

He had gone on hoping from day to day that Barker might not notice the "let-down" in her work, and now the blow had fallen.

Polly of the CircusMargaret Mayo

The only prudent thing for this rapid was a let-down and we went at it at once.

A Canyon VoyageFrederick S. Dellenbaugh

Our first work was a let-down, which took an hour, and about a mile below we stopped for dinner on the left.

A Canyon VoyageFrederick S. Dellenbaugh

The two weeks spent in crossing and recrossing had provided her with a let-down that had been almost jarring in its completeness.

Fanny HerselfEdna Ferber

The brandy which followed the dinner seemed to represent no let-down to the connoisseurs around Trigger.

LegacyJames H Schmitz
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