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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Discouraging(0.01181 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Discouraging.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: depriving of confidence or hope or enthusiasm and hence
often deterring action; “where never is heard a
discouraging word” [ant: encouraging]
2: expressing disapproval
English → English (gcide)
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
Fathers, provoke not your children to anger, lest
they be discouraged. --Col. iii.
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;
Discouraging \Dis*cour"a*ging\, a.
Causing or indicating discouragement. --