Sentences Containing 'dishearten'
The Egyptians believed that they had led the resistance and realized that their apostasy would dishearten the Greek fighters.
More Vocab Wordsverity - quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities
truculence - aggressiveness; ferocity; ADJ. truculent: aggressive; pugnacious; fierce
equilibrium - balance of opposing forces; balance of the mind; equanimity
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
convoluted - coiled around; twisted; involved; complicated; intricate; complex; N. convolution: twist; one of the convex folds of the surface of the brain
doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
checkered - (chequered) marked by great changes in fortune; with many changes of fortuene; CF. checked: having a pattern of squares
ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)