Adjective "Demoralizing" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Demoralizing


    Definition:

    1. to deprive (a person or persons) of spirit, courage, discipline, etc.; destroy the morale of: The continuous barrage demoralized the infantry.

    2. to throw (a person) into disorder or confusion; bewilder: We were so demoralized by that one wrong turn that we were lost for hours.

    3. to corrupt or undermine the morals of.

    Origin:
    demoralize

    Examples:

    "effects can be demoralizing."

    "tasks can be demoralizing."

    "senses can be demoralizing."

    "pleasures can be demoralizing."

    "mergers can be demoralizing."

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