Definition of Demoralise in English :

Define Demoralise in English

Demoralise meaning in English

Meaning of Demoralise in English

Pronunciation of Demoralise in English

Demoralise pronunciation in English

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Demoralise

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Verb

1. corrupt, debase, debauch, demoralise, demoralize, deprave, misdirect, pervert, profane, subvert, vitiate

corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality

Example Sentences:
'debauch the young people with wine and women'
'Socrates was accused of corrupting young men'
'Do school counselors subvert young children?'
'corrupt the morals'

2. cast down, deject, demoralise, demoralize, depress, dismay, dispirit, get down

lower someone's spirits; make downhearted

Example Sentences:
'These news depressed her'
'The bad state of her child's health demoralizes her'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Demoralise

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verb (transitive)
1. 
to undermine the morale of; dishearten
he was demoralized by his defeat
2. 
to debase morally; corrupt
3. 
to throw into confusion

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Demoralise

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verb transitiveWord forms: deˈmoralˌized or deˈmoralˌizing
1.  Rare
to corrupt the morals of; deprave
2. 
to lower the morale of; weaken the spirit, courage, discipline, or staying power of
3. 
to throw into confusion

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