demoralized demoralized  /dɪ ˈmɔ rə ˌlaɪzd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) made less hopeful or enthusiastic

Usage(s):

  1. Four times they were thrown back, once demoralized by bombs from seven Japanese planes.
  2. Ogunlesi urges demoralized bankers to stay in front of clients and advise them on non-deal-related matters like industry trends, a strategy that pays off once the deals return.
  3. Another of them was how demoralized they were, these superrich older people that I talked to.

News

  1. Chiefs Baseball Not Deterred By Loss

    For a town with such a proud tradition of baseball excellence, the goal is always to reach the mountaintop. There is no reason to be demoralized, however, by a 1-0 season-ending defeat in the Long Island Class-AA Championship game, according to Head Coach Tom Sheedy. “It was such a competitive game,” said Sheedy. “We had our chances, but today we didn’t come through.” Massapequa put together a ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Massapequan Observer

  2. Aid from Assad allies risks tipping balance in Syria

    WASHINGTON – The leader of Syria's main opposition group warned Friday that rebel fighters had been weakened and demoralized after a string of recent tactical setbacks and that the aid Iran, Russia and Hezbollah are providing President Bashar al-Assad's army is quickly overpowering opposition forces.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. Aid from Assad allies appears to be tipping balance in Syrian war

    The leader of Syria's main opposition group warned Friday that rebel fighters had been weakened and demoralized after a string of recent tactical setbacks and that the aid Iran, Russia and Hezbollah are providing President Bashar al-Assad's army is quickly overpowering opposition forces.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Fox News

Quotes

  1. "The team will continue to develop further," said striker Miroslav Klose. "This defeat has put a dent in our spirit but we are not demoralized. This team played a great tournament and will only become better."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Miroslav Klose Source: Reuters

  2. "I don't know what led to his idea, the need to destroy the very thing that he worshipped, but that's certainly what's going on here. You have a demoralized boy, a boy who's subject to humiliation, and in his quiet hours has this lust for the Jesse...
    on Sep 17, 2007 By: Brad Pitt Source: FOXNews

  3. "All that left us in debt and demoralized, trying to figure out what to do because our sovereignty was directly attacked," White Plume said.
    on Jul 1, 2007 By: Alex White Plume Source: In-Forum (subscription)

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