Definitions For Disheartening


  • Destructive of morale and self-reliance


  • To cause (a person or group of people) to lose hope, enthusiasm, or courage : to discourage (someone)

Is Disheartening a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Disheartening is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Disheartening in a Sentence

  • The conflict between their families disheartened them.
  • We were disheartened by the news that our grandmother was seriously ill

Synonyms for Disheartening

Antonyms for Disheartening

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