Definition of demoralized in English:


Line breaks: de|mor¦al|ized
Pronunciation: /dɪˈmɒrəlʌɪzd
(also demoralised)


  • Having lost confidence or hope; disheartened: a weak and demoralized president
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    • Without our most important member, the group had been demoralized.
    • Sadly, they have been demoralised by an unsupportive management.
    • Overconfidence in their chances of taking the demoralised Army side proved to be the downfall of the Navy men.

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