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Is the sentence "he disappointed me of the money" correct? Are there similar examples with the verb disappoint in English?

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    No, it's wrong. You can't disappoint a person of anything. You would have to explain what you mean. He disappointed me by failing to return the money he owed or similar. 2 days ago
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    You may be confused with "Dispossessed" , which is sometimes used humorously to mean "robbed" or "relieved" , like "The robber Dispossessed me of my watch" ; Disappointed is wrong !
    – Prem
    2 days ago
  • @RonaldSole - You can disappoint someone of something, but this Ngram shows that the usage has declined sharply since the early 19th century. 2 days ago
  • @KateBunting I bow to the Ngram's evidence. Although I hail from the first half of the last century and am reasonably well read in the classics, I have never come across it, and think that it may safely be described as archaic. 2 days ago
  • He then commissioned Maggy to return with his replies, and gave her the shilling of which the failure of her supplemental enterprise would have disappointed her otherwise. Charles Dickens Little Dortit chapter 22
    – anjan
    yesterday

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