Origin of discouragement
SYNONYMS FOR discouragement
ANTONYMS FOR discouragement
Related formso·ver·dis·cour·age·ment, nounpre·dis·cour·age·ment, noun
Examples from the Web for discouragement
She had come, walking fearlessly in her darkened world, to him in his darkened world of discouragement and bitterness.The Hidden Places|Bertrand W. Sinclair
She had eaten nothing since dawn, she had travelled very far and with this discouragement the pain in her arm came back.The Fifth Queen|Ford Madox Ford
I think there is no particular cause for discouragement on this account, as we have the same experience with peach trees.
With a gesture of discouragement, Paula sank down on a chair.John Marsh's Millions|Charles Klein
Those were days of discouragement as our labor seemed to be in vain.