Demoralize meaning

dĭ-môrə-līz, -mŏr-
To undermine the confidence or morale of; dishearten.

An inconsistent policy that demoralized the staff.

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To put into disorder; confuse.
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To debase the morals of; corrupt.
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(now rare) To corrupt the morals of; deprave.
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To lower the morale of; weaken the spirit, courage, discipline, or staying power of.
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To throw into confusion.
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(American) To destroy morale; to dishearten.
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Origin of demoralize

  • From French démoraliser

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