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disheartening

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdishearteningdis‧heart‧en‧ing /dɪsˈhɑːtn-ɪŋ $ -ɑːr-/ adjective 🔊 🔊 HOPEmaking you lose hope and determinationit is disheartening to hear/see etc something 🔊 It’s disheartening to see what little progress has been made.dishearteningly adverb
Examples from the Corpus
dishearteningTheir data-gathering can be a disheartening exercise.For many college graduates, job hunting can be a disheartening struggle.
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