demoralized

  • 1 demoralized — adj. made less hopeful or enthusiastic; rendered pessimistic; as, the demoralized Iraqi ground troops put up little resistance. Syn: discouraged, disheartened. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] …

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  • 2 demoralized — index bad (offensive), tainted (corrupted), vicious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 Demoralized — Demoralize De*mor al*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Demoralized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Demoralizing}.] [F. d[ e]moraliser; pref. d[ e] (L. dis or de) + moraliser. See {Moralize}.] To corrupt or undermine in morals; to destroy or lessen the effect of moral …

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  • 4 demoralized — demoralize (also demoralise) ► VERB ▪ cause to lose confidence or hope. DERIVATIVES demoralization noun demoralized adjective demoralizing adjective. ORIGIN French démoraliser corrupt, deprave …

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  • 5 demoralized — adjective made less hopeful or enthusiastic desperate demoralized people looking for work felt discouraged by the magnitude of the problem the disheartened instructor tried vainly to arouse their interest • Syn: ↑demoralised, ↑discouraged,… …

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  • 6 demoralized — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. dispirited, unnerved, shaken, weakened; see beaten 1 , sad 1 …

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  • 7 demoralized — adj. despairing, having the characteristic of a low morale, given up; corrupted, debased demoralize (Amer.) de·mor·al·ize || dɪ mÉ’rÉ™laɪz v. cause despair, lower morale; corrupt morals (also demoralise) …

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  • 8 demoralized — adj 1. spiritless, dispirited, disheartened, Archaic. heartless; daunted, subdued, broken, unmanned, crushed; powerless, paralyzed, crippled, devitalized, enervated, weakened; depressed, dejected, downcast. 2. bewildered, confused, flustered,… …

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  • 9 demoralized — adjective Syn: dispirited, disheartened, downhearted, dejected, downcast, low, depressed, dismayed, daunted, discouraged …

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  • 10 demoralized — See: demoralize …

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  • 11 demoralized — [dɪˈmɒrəˌlaɪzd] adj feeling unhappy and without any confidence …

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  • 12 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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  • 13 China — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. People s Republic of, a country in E Asia. 1,221,591,778; 3,691,502 sq. mi. (9,560,990 sq. km). Cap.: Beijing. 2. Republic of. Also called Nationalist China. a republic consisting mainly of the island of Taiwan off the SE coast …

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  • 14 Finnish Civil War — Tampere s civilian buildings destroyed in the civil war. Date …

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  • 15 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 16 demoralize — [[t]dɪmɒ̱rəlaɪz, AM mɔ͟ːr [/t]] demoralizes, demoralizing, demoralized VERB If something demoralizes someone, it makes them lose so much confidence in what they are doing that they want to give up. [V n] Clearly, one of the objectives is to… …

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  • 17 Vietnam War — Part of the Cold War and the Indochina Wars …

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  • 18 Black Maria — Zeitgenössische Ansicht der Black Maria Die Black Maria [blæk maˈɹiːa] (engl.: Schwarze Maria) war das erste kommerzielle Filmstudio der Welt. Es wurde im Jahr 1892 von dem Filmpionier William K. L. Dickson auf dem Gelände von Thomas Alva Edisons …

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  • 19 demoralize — demoralization, n. demoralizer, n. demoralizingly, adv. /di mawr euh luyz , mor /, v.t., demoralized, demoralizing. 1. to deprive (a person or persons) of spirit, courage, discipline, etc.; destroy the morale of: The continuous barrage… …

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  • 20 Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …

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