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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Inducing discouragement or dejection.

Usage examples (36)
  • I also know that it is terribly, dishearteningly, and painfully true.
  • The process was slow and painstaking and the waiting list dishearteningly long.
  • Every one just naturally expects them to be angelically and dishearteningly good.
  • He put these shells, hopefully still good, in a pile that was dishearteningly small. for more
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