Defeatism meaning

dĭ-fē'tĭz'əm
Acceptance of or resignation to the prospect of defeat.
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Objective assessment is good but defeatism will reduce our potentials even when the prospects for victory have never been nearer.

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Origin of defeatism

  • Coined in France during World War I regarding certain opponents.
    From Wiktionary