- v corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
- v lower someone's spirits; make downhearted
- s made less hopeful or enthusiastic
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- Rugby-All Blacks deadline looms large for new coach McKenzie
By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE, July 10 (Reuters) - Ewen McKenzie won plaudits for transforming the Queensland Reds from cellar-dwellars into Super Rugby champions within two years, but has only six weeks to revive a demoralised Australia ahead of their first Rugby Championship clash with New Zealand. The Wallabies that crashed to an insipid 41-16 defeat in Saturday's series-decider against the British ...
July 10, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- Rugby-McKenzie charged with shaking up limp Wallabies
By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE, July 9 (Reuters) - Ewen McKenzie's role as head coach of Australia does not involve carrying around a big stick to whip an ill-disciplined and demoralised Wallabies team into shape, the former test prop said upon his appointment on Tuesday. But with a clash against bitter rivals New Zealand just six weeks away, most rugby fans Down Under would care to disagree. McKenzie ...
July 9, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! Sports
- Miroslav Klose in Peace FM Online
The team will continue to develop further,said striker Miroslav Klose. "This defeat has put a dent in our spirit but we are not demoralised. This team played a great tournament and will only become better."
- Manmohan Singh in Reuters
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26341 35072 demoralising These terrrorist attacks are aimed at destroying our social fabric, undermining communal harmony and demoralising our people," Singh said. "These efforts will not succeed."