disheartened

  • 1 disheartened — dis*heart ened (d[i^]s*h[aum]rt nd), adj. made less hopeful or enthusiastic; as, their lack of interest disheartened the instructor. [Narrower terms: pessimistic (vs. optimistic)] Syn: demoralized, discouraged. [WordNet 1.5] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 disheartened — index disconsolate, lugubrious, pessimistic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 disheartened — adj. 1) disheartened at 2) disheartened to + inf. (he was disheartened to learn of the bad news) * * * disheartened at disheartened to + inf. (he was disheartened to learn of the bad news) …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 4 Disheartened — Dishearten Dis*heart en (d[i^]s*h[aum]rt n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Disheartened} (d[i^]s*h[aum]rt nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Disheartening}.] [Pref. dis + hearten.] To discourage; to deprive of courage and hope; to depress the spirits of; to deject.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 disheartened — [[t]dɪshɑ͟ː(r)t(ə)nd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu v link ADJ, oft ADJ by n If you are disheartened, you feel disappointed about something and have less confidence or less hope about it than you did before. He was disheartened by their hostile reaction.… …

    English dictionary

  • 6 disheartened — adjective Discouraged, despairing. He refused to get disheartened, even when all 50 writers polled by Newsweek predicted he would lose. Syn: dejected, dispirited, down in the mouth, sad, down in the dumps …

    Wiktionary

  • 7 disheartened — dis|heart|ened [dısˈha:tnd US a:rtnd] adj formal disappointed, so that you lose hope and the determination to continue doing something ▪ If young children don t see quick results they grow disheartened. >dishearten v [T] …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 disheartened — adjective disappointed so that you lose hope and the determination to continue doing something: If young children don t see quick results they grow disheartened. dishearten verb (T) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 disheartened — adjective made less hopeful or enthusiastic (Freq. 1) desperate demoralized people looking for work felt discouraged by the magnitude of the problem the disheartened instructor tried vainly to arouse their interest • Syn: ↑demoralized,… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 10 disheartened — Synonyms and related words: bowed down, cast down, dashed, dejected, depressed, despairing, despondent, desponding, discouraged, dispirited, down, downcast, downhearted, drooping, droopy, feeling low, heartless, hypochondriac, hypochondriacal, in …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 11 disheartened — dis|heart|ened [ dıs hartnd ] adjective no longer confident or enthusiastic about something …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 disheartened — adj. discouraged, depressed, dispirited dis·heart·en || dɪs hɑːtn v. discourage, depress, dispirit …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 13 disheartened — adj 1. discouraged, disappointed, depressed, dejected, downcast, saddened, brokenhearted, Inf. broken up; distressed, burdened, weighed down, crushed, Inf. broken, prostrate. 2. dismayed, unnerved, unmanned, daunted; terrified, intimidated, cowed …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 14 disheartened — UK [dɪsˈhɑː(r)t(ə)nd] / US [dɪsˈhɑrt(ə)nd] adjective no longer confident or enthusiastic about something …

    English dictionary

  • 15 disheartened — [dɪsˈhɑːt(ə)nd] adj no longer confident or enthusiastic about something …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 16 become disheartened — index languish Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 17 was disheartened — gave up, conceded …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 ἀθυμοῦντ' — ἀθῡμοῦντα , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened pres part act neut nom/voc/acc pl (attic epic doric) ἀθῡμοῦντα , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened pres part act masc acc sg (attic epic doric) ἀθῡμοῦντι , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened pres part act masc/neut dat sg… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 19 ἀθυμήσαντ' — ἀθῡμήσαντα , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened aor part act neut nom/voc/acc pl ἀθῡμήσαντα , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened aor part act masc acc sg ἀθῡμήσαντι , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened aor part act masc/neut dat sg ἀ̱θῡμήσαντο , ἀθυμέω to be… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 20 ἀθυμεῖτε — ἀ̱θῡμεῖτε , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened imperf ind act 2nd pl (attic epic doric aeolic) ἀθῡμεῖτε , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened pres imperat act 2nd pl (attic epic) ἀθῡμεῖτε , ἀθυμέω to be disheartened pres opt act 2nd pl ἀθῡμεῖτε , ἀθυμέω to be… …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)