undiscouraged

adjective

un·​dis·​cour·​aged ˌən-di-ˈskər-ijd How to pronounce undiscouraged (audio)
-ˈskə-rijd
: not deprived of courage or confidence : not disheartened or discouraged
undiscouraged by failure

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1628, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of undiscouraged was circa 1628

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“Undiscouraged.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undiscouraged. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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