Something to say: Low rebuts PM Lee

Ah, now he has a lot to say 🙂 And perhaps a tinge of resemblance in cockiness.

A stark change from the previous attempts to get his comment and opinion on YSL.

WP’s Low rebuts PM Lee: We have not let the people down

Does anyone know the meaning of letting people down? When the elected cannot fulfil the roles & responsibilities of the electorate, it has failed to meet the expectation that the elected will represent the electorate.

Phrasal Verbs:

let down

2.

a. To withdraw support from; forsake.
b. To fail to meet the expectations of; disappoint.
 

dis·ap·point verb \ˌdis-ə-ˈpȯint\

 

Definition of DISAPPOINT

transitive verb
: to fail to meet the expectation or hope of : frustrate <the team disappointed its fans>
intransitive verb
: to cause disappointment <where the show disappoints most is in the work of the younger generation — John Ashbery>


Examples of DISAPPOINT

  1. The team disappointed its fans.
  2. The show may disappoint some viewers.
  3. The novel disappoints by being predictable and overly long.

Related to DISAPPOINT

 

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