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Engelsk udsagnsord: demoralise

1. demoralise (om adfærd) corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDebauch the young people with wine and women.
Socrates was accused of corrupting young men.
Do school counselors subvert young children?.
Corrupt the morals.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)corrupt, debase, debauch, demoralize, deprave, misdirect, pervert, profane, subvert, vitiate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify


Mere specifikke termerbastardise, bastardize, carnalise, carnalize, infect, lead astray, lead off, poison, sensualise, sensualize, suborn

2. demoralise (om følelse) lower someone's spirits; make downhearted


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThese news depressed her.
The bad state of her child's health demoralizes her.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cast down, deject, demoralize, depress, dismay, dispirit, get down


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerdiscourage


Mere specifikke termerchill


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)elate, intoxicate, uplift, lift up, pick up









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