Simple Definition of dishearten
: to cause (a person or group of people) to lose hope, enthusiasm, or courage : to discourage (someone)
Examples of dishearten in a sentence
The conflict between their families disheartened them.
<we were disheartened by the news that our grandmother was seriously ill>
First Known Use of dishearten
Rhymes with dishearten
baum marten, Dumbarton, freemartin, pine marten, Saint Martin
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