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demoralization Explained

demoralization at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

[dı'mɔ:rəlı'zeıʃən]

demoralization at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Deterioration): deterioration, debasement, waning, recession, retrogradation, decrease, degeneracy, degeneration, degenerateness, degradation, depravation, devolution, depravity, demoralization, loss, detriment, ravage, vitiation.

Demoralization at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Demoralization \De*mor`al*i*za"tion\, n. [Cf. F.
d['e]moralisation.]
The act of corrupting or subverting morals. Especially: The
act of corrupting or subverting discipline, courage, hope,
etc., or the state of being corrupted or subverted in
discipline, courage, etc.; as, the demoralization of an army
or navy.

demoralization at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

demoralization
n 1: destroying the moral basis for a doctrine or policy [syn: {demoralisation}]
2: a state of disorder and confusion; "his inconsistency
resulted in the demoralization of his staff" [syn: {demoralisation}]
3: depression resulting from an undermining of your morale
[syn: {demoralisation}]

demoralization at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* demoralisation

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɪˌmɒɹəlaɪˈzeɪʃən/

Noun

Inter: en-noun » -
  • The act of corrupting or subverting morale, discipline, courage, hope, etc., or the state of being corrupted or subverted in morale.
    1. : the demoralization of an army or navy

      Related terms

      * demoralize

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » act of corrupting or subverting morale

  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|demoralizace|f

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » demoralization
    Translation: io » demoralization
    Translation: pl » demoralization
    Translation: ta » demoralization
    Translation: te » demoralization
    Translation: vi » demoralization
    Translation: zh » demoralization