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emasculating

verb
present participle of emasculate

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to deprive of courage or confidence
  • being eliminated early in one's very first tennis tournament can be an emasculating experience

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“Emasculating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/emasculating. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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