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demoralization

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  1. 1 a sinking to a state of low moral standards and behavior a general state of demoralization prevailed at every level of the government Synonyms of demoralization abjection, corruptness, debasement, debauchery, decadence, decadency, degeneracy, degenerateness, degeneration, degradation, corruption, depravity, dissipatedness, dissipation, dissoluteness, libertinage, libertinism, perversion, pervertedness, rakishness, turpitudeWords Related to demoralization evil, immorality, sinfulness, villainy, wickedness; filth, gangrene, rot, squalorNear Antonyms of demoralization goodness, morality, righteousness, virtue

  2. 2 the state of being discouraged the officers struggled to combat the demoralization of the troops as their tour of duty grew longer Synonyms of demoralization discouragement, despair, despondency, disheartenment, dismay, dispiritednessWords Related to demoralization blues, dejection, depression, dumps, gloom, melancholy, mopes; defeatism, pessimism, resignationNear Antonyms of demoralization optimism, sanguinityAntonyms of demoralization encouragement


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