Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “dishearten”

See all translations

dishearten

verb [T]
 
 
/dɪsˈhɑː.tən/ US  /-ˈhɑːr.t̬ən/
to make a person lose confidence, hope and energy; to discourage
使洩氣,使絕望,使沮喪
Disappointing yourself and othersDiscouraging and putting off
disheartened
 
 
/dɪsˈhɑː.tənd/ US  /-ˈhɑːr.t̬ən-/ adjective
She was very disheartened by the results of the test.
考試結果讓她感到非常沮喪。
Feeling sad and unhappy
disheartening
 
 
/dɪsˈhɑː.tən.ɪŋ/ US  /-ˈhɑːr.t̬ən-/ adjective
disheartening news
令人沮喪的消息
Disappointing yourself and othersDiscouraging and putting off
Translations of “dishearten”
in Spanish desalentar, desanimar…
in French décourager…
in German entmutigen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使泄气,使绝望,使沮丧…
(Definition of dishearten from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “dishearten” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

white Christmas

a Christmas when it snows

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More