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Definition of "demoralization" [de•mor•al•i•za•tion]

  • The act of corrupting or subverting morale, discipline, courage, hope, etc., or the state of being corrupted or subverted in morale. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "demoralization" in a sentence
  • "Tea party demoralization is right around the corner."
  • "So on this line of thought, the anti-social behavior of young people in this category derives from their "demoralization" -- their failure, or society's failure, to absorb a compelling set of normative standards about personal and social conduct."
  • "I think she ` s probably experiencing what they call -- and I ` m a recovering alcoholic myself, with, God willing, in April, 13 years of sobriety -- incomprehensible demoralization, which is what people experience."