Sudden, apparently random destruction is disturbing and demoralizing
The images of battle are disturbing and sometimes sickening, and stories about the folly and chaos of war will be demoralizing
to any sane person.
It's very demoralizing
for them because they don't have the skills to work at it," says Linda Gordon, a co-founder of the new community economic and social development bachelor of arts (honours) program at Algoma University College in Sault Ste.
Her Home Sweet Home program was a mix of music and chat aimed at demoralizing
GIs in Europe.
Nursing home staff members frequently complain that the survey process is too demoralizing
He says it was demoralizing
and he lost self-confidence and hope.
Joel, by contrast, represents sound judgment distilled to its demoralizing
essence: he tentatively resumes a high-school affair with a woman who has grown up to be the wife of a mobster; his first vacation in eleven years finds him on a quest to find Cindy Island, who, when he surprisingly does (Kaplan has implied she's dead), sadly informs him that "the past is past.
Retrenchment against affirmative action has become the order of the day even though, as the Texaco case made clear, corporate racism is alive and well For too many, more work has brought fewer rewards, and professional life has come to resemble the hell described by Du Bois-- or at best a demoralizing
Citing the administration's questionable decisions on literacy instruction and the demoralizing
impact of its "tyranny over classroom instruction" on teachers, Stern characterizes the Bloomberg reforms as the "education revolution that never was.
Maybe we concentrated too much on first, and when we weren't there it was a little demoralizing
What was Axis Sally's favorite strategy for demoralizing
for temps to work below their skill level.
In his most opinionated mode of all, Ru explains why he was nasty to Milton Berle on the MTV Video Awards - Berle had apparently been groping and demoralizing
I work with formerly homeless families in Harlem, and two of the most demoralizing
aspects of their life stories are how many of them represent second-generation female-headed households, and how many daughters and nieces are replicating the pattern.
Aside from the physical dangers, dwarf-tossing is a demoralizing
activity that treats the person with dwarfism as a mere object," Egan stated.