verb (used with object), de·mor·al·ized, de·mor·al·iz·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM demoralizede·mor·al·i·za·tion, nounde·mor·al·iz·er, nounde·mor·al·iz·ing·ly, adverb
Example sentences from the Web for demoralize
Another reads: “the media coalition looks completely demoralised.”New Emails Revealed as James Murdoch Takes the Stand at the Leveson Inquiry|Peter Jukes|April 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But the latest exposures have left the force thoroughly demoralised.
Even New Zealand Brigade which has been only recently engaged lost heavily and is to some extent demoralised.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Although the army was greatly demoralised during the retreat through Portugal, he never lost a single gun or baggage wagon.
The French army, so long accustomed to success, was absolutely demoralised by repeated disappointments and defeats.
They set a bright example to the nobles of other countries, and very frequently even to the less demoralised society of our own.Newton Forster|Captain Frederick Marryat
There was no question that our ranks were demoralised and heartsick.My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War|Ben Viljoen.