Laughter is a weapon that will dishearten the most persistent man-follower.
"But I am not trying to dishearten anyone, Lieutenant," Weiss answered in astonishment.
Nothing could dishearten him in his seemingly hopeless and insane resolve to raise the Swedes once more against Christian.
The defeat did not dishearten him, for again Dalton covered the board with gold.
Before the close of this year I received another letter from George, which somewhat surprised, but did not at all dishearten me.
To beat a combatant is to disable or dishearten him for further fighting.
Now and then a subscriber withdrew his name, which always cut him to the quick, but did not dishearten him.
The incident was all that was needed to dishearten and disgust him.
I think it will be granted that it takes a great deal to discourage and dishearten a child.
The loss of their cannon will dishearten them, as well as lessen their power for evil.