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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)
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