|Origin:||moral, from Latin moralis; MORAL1|
A win is always good for morale.
low staff morale
The failed coup caused a loss of morale within the army.
There is a need to raise morale in the teaching profession.
the Prince's morale-boosting (=intended to raise morale) mission to the war-torn country
maintain/keep up/restore morale
The media feels pressure to keep the morale of the country up in war time.