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dispirited

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

Origin:
1640–50; dispirit + -ed2

dispiritedly, adverb
dispiritedness, noun
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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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