Sentences Containing 'dishearten'
The Egyptians believed that they had led the resistance and realized that their apostasy would dishearten the Greek fighters.
More Vocab Words::: solicit - entreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
::: vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
::: mutablility - ability to change in form; fickleness; ADJ. mutable: able to change; fickle; CF. mutate; CF. mutant
::: chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
::: amend - correct; change ; generally for the better
::: appellation - name; title
::: psychosomatic - of the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
::: stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
::: anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize
::: contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible