demoralized


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made less hopeful or enthusiastic

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Ayokong malagay sa alanganin ang ating kapulisan, ma-demoralize sila, (at) masira ang momentum (I don't want the police force to be put into uncertainty, or them to be demoralized and break their momentum),' Lacson said.
On a question on whether he was demoralized by the scams which have emerged in his second term, the Prime Minister said: "There is no question of being demoralized.
The Interior Minister said: "Many say our officers were demoralized after April, May and June events.
The head of the broadcasting workers' union Bectu said that he could not rule out industrial action against the threatened job losses, and added that ITVstaff were the "most demoralized workforce in British television".
These consumers are disappointed and demoralized at seeing this type of advertising by Ford Motor Company, which seemingly supports the gay lifestyle.
First, what remains of Western civilization seems too demoralized, enfeebled, and desiccated to resist the challenges of a resurgent, not to say insurgent and militant, Islam.
The [gay] student who hears that message becomes demoralized.
Last but not least, the Wall Street Journal notes the growing popularity of conga lines, "energy dances" and impromptu in-office "parades" as a strategy to re-energize despondent or demoralized employees.
According to the researchers, women with HIV may experience "multiple chronic stressors" that outweigh any psychological benefit of effective treatments, or they may become demoralized if HAART's effects do not meet their expectations.
Viewers of such images are not always repelled or demoralized by them; they have had many other reactions, including an increased support for war.
In this vicious pecking order, males at the top bully bottom dwellers into a demoralized state of submission.
According to many of the Washington insiders prosecuting the war on terror, we lost America's longest-running and first televised war because the folks at home grew sickened and demoralized by pictures of napalmed villagers and body bags.
She tells of knowing Native Americans demoralized by the accumulation of legal, economic, and personal problems.
According to the 1996 Task Force on Presidential Appointments, the appointment process has discouraged and demoralized qualified and talented candidates.
In trying to micromanage thousands of facilities nationwide from HCFA headquarters in Washington, HCFA simply expects too much, both of itself and of those hardworking, caring, but often (when it comes to paperwork) hapless, uninterested, unschooled, overwhelmed, resentful, demoralized and confused people it regulates.