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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.
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|Noun||1.||disheartenment - the feeling of despair in the face of obstacles|
despair - the feeling that everything is wrong and nothing will turn out well; "they moaned in despair and dismay"; "one harsh word would send her into the depths of despair"
intimidation - the feeling of discouragement in the face of someone's superior fame or wealth or status etc.
|2.||disheartenment - a communication that leaves you disheartened or daunted|
discouragement - the expression of opposition and disapproval
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