GRE Word List

DISHEARTEN

discourage

The meaning of the word dishearten is discourage.

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WordMeaning
progenitorancestor
admonishwarn or speak to with gentle disapproval; reprove
waggishhumorous; mischievous; tricky
loathedetest; ADJ. loathsome: arousing loathing; offensive; Ex. loathsome smell
cleftN: split
foddercoarse food for cattle, horses, etc.; feed for livestock; CF. food
abortiveunsuccessful; fruitless
frictionclash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
insolenceimpudent disrespect; haughtiness; ADJ. insolent; CF. haughty + rude
featuredistinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent