disheartened Definition

having lost determination or confidence; dispirited; discouraged.

Using disheartened: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "disheartened" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The team was disheartened after losing the game.

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    She felt disheartened by the negative feedback on her work.

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    The constant setbacks left him feeling disheartened and defeated.

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Summary: disheartened in Brief

'Disheartened' [dɪsˈhɑːtnd] is an adjective that describes a feeling of having lost determination or confidence, leading to a sense of discouragement or dispiritedness. It is often used to describe people who have experienced setbacks or negative feedback, as in 'She felt disheartened by the negative feedback on her work.'