Definitions for demoralizedɪˈmɔr əˌlaɪz, -ˈmɒr-
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corrupt, pervert, subvert, demoralize, demoralise, debauch, debase, profane, vitiate, deprave, misdirect(verb)
corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
"debauch the young people with wine and women"; "Socrates was accused of corrupting young men"; "Do school counselors subvert young children?"; "corrupt the morals"
depress, deject, cast down, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoralise(verb)
lower someone's spirits; make downhearted
"These news depressed her"; "The bad state of her child's health demoralizes her"
confuse or put into disorder
"the boss's behavior demoralized everyone in the office"
To destroy morale; to dishearten.
to corrupt or undermine in morals; to destroy or lessen the effect of moral principles on; to render corrupt or untrustworthy in morals, in discipline, in courage, spirit, etc.; to weaken in spirit or efficiency
Origin: [F. dmoraliser; pref. d- (L. dis- or de) + moraliser. See Moralize.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
This is a big issue and if you are going to overturn an election, you are going to demoralize young Democrats across the country.
This is a big issue and if you are going to overturn an election, you are going to demoralize young Democrats across the country, this isn't some bill that can be butchered behind closed doors.
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