dispirited

[dih-spir-i-tid]
adjective
discouraged; dejected; disheartened; gloomy.

Origin:
1640–50; dispirit + -ed2

dispiritedly, adverb
dispiritedness, noun
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dispirit

[dih-spir-it]
verb (used with object)
to deprive of spirit, hope, enthusiasm, etc.; depress; discourage; dishearten.

Origin:
1635–45; di-2 + spirit

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dispirit (dɪˈspɪrɪt)
 
vb
(tr) to lower the spirit or enthusiasm of; make downhearted or depressed; discourage

dispirited (dɪˈspɪrɪtɪd)
 
adj
low in spirit or enthusiasm; downhearted or depressed; discouraged
 
dis'piritedly
 
adv
 
dis'piritedness
 
n

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dispirit
1640s, from dis- + spirit. Related: Dispirited; dispiriting.
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Example sentences
We're discussing it-really, we're having a dispirited argument.
No-shows mean sparsely attended sessions and dispirited panels.
Even some one who comes so often as to be entirely at home, is apt to feel
  dispirited upon being shown into an empty house.
Its divided, dispirited managers also need decisive leadership.
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