disheartened(redirected from disheartenedly)
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tr.v. dis·heart·ened, dis·heart·en·ing, dis·heart·ens
To cause to lose hope or enthusiasm; dispirit. See Synonyms at discourage.
disappointed about something and having less confidence or less hope about it than before
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|Adj.||1.||disheartened - made less hopeful or enthusiastic; "desperate demoralized people looking for work"; "felt discouraged by the magnitude of the problem"; "the disheartened instructor tried vainly to arouse their interest"|
pessimistic - expecting the worst possible outcome