Definition of morale in English:

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morale

Pronunciation: /məˈral/

noun

The confidence, enthusiasm, and discipline of a person or group at a particular time: their morale was high
More example sentences
  • Earlier this year there were claims that discipline had slipped and staff morale was at rock bottom.
  • The morale of the team was high following their win at the same venue a couple of weeks ago.
  • They clearly are a team in a need of a win just to boost morale for the second half of the season.
Synonyms
confidence, self-confidence, self-esteem, spirit(s), team spirit, enthusiasm

Origin

Mid 18th century: from French moral, respelled to preserve the final stress in pronunciation.

Words that rhyme with morale

Amal, Arles, banal, Barisal, Basle, Bhopal, Carl, chorale, corral, dhal, entente cordiale, Escorial, farl, femme fatale, Funchal, gayal, gnarl, halal, Karl, kraal, locale, marl, musicale, Pascal, pastorale, procès-verbal, Provençal, rationale, real, rial, riyal, snarl, Taal, Taj Mahal, timbale, toile, Vaal, Vidal, Waal

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Syllabification: mo·rale

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