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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Discourage (0.00864 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Discourage.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: discourage mematahkan, mengecilkan hati
English → English (WordNet) Definition: discourage discourage v 1: try to prevent; show opposition to; “We should discourage this practice among our youth” [syn: deter] 2: deprive of courage or hope; take away hope from; cause to feel discouraged [ant: encourage] 3: admonish or counsel in terms of someone's behavior; “I warned him not to go too far”; “I warn you against false assumptions”; “She warned him to be quiet” [syn: warn, admonish, monish]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Discourage Discourage \Dis*cour"age\, n. Lack of courage; cowardliness. [1913 Webster] Discourage \Dis*cour"age\ (?; 48), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Discouraged; p. pr. & vb. n. Discouraging.] [Pref. dis- + courage: cf. OF. descoragier, F. d['e]courager: pref. des- (L. dis-) + corage, F. courage. See Courage.] 1. To extinguish the courage of; to dishearten; to depress the spirits of; to deprive of confidence; to deject; -- the opposite of encourage; as, he was discouraged in his undertaking; he need not be discouraged from a like attempt. [1913 Webster] Fathers, provoke not your children to anger, lest they be discouraged. --Col. iii. 21. [1913 Webster] 2. To dishearten one with respect to; to discountenance; to seek to check by disfavoring; to deter one from; as, they discouraged his efforts. Syn: To dishearten; dispirit; depress; deject; dissuade; disfavor. [1913 Webster]


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