Übersetzung von “discourage” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /dɪˈskʌr·ɪdʒ/ us /dɪˈskɜr·ɪdʒ, dɪˈskʌr·ɪdʒ/ present participle discouraging, past tense and past participle discouraged

to try to persuade someone to stop doing something

a campaign to discourage people from smoking

to make someone less confident or enthusiastic about something

The thought of how much work she had to do discouraged her.

(Übersetzung von “discourage” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /disˈkaridʒ, (American) -ˈkəː-/

to take away the confidence, hope etc of

desanimar, desalentar
His lack of success discouraged him.

to try to prevent (by showing disapproval etc)

She discouraged all his attempts to get to know her.

(with from) to persuade against

The rain discouraged him from going camping.
discouragement noun

desaprobación, desánimo, desaliento

(Übersetzung von “discourage” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)