Definition of 'dispiriting'
Example sentences containing 'dispiriting'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
He said it had to be the most dispiriting place in the world. MR STARLIGHT (2004)The rapid accumulation of rejections was a dispiriting sign of how much I had aged. THE DEVIL'S OWN WORK (2004)The rain ran into his eyes, down his body, its blows heavier, more dispiriting -- THE LAST RAVEN (2004)
Trends of 'dispiriting'
Used Occasionally. dispiriting is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
Definition of dispiriting from the Collins English Dictionary
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
GDPR, yanny/laurel & MadaBaka Beat: May’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this May with Robert Groves.
Ruby Chocolate, Fatberg & Right to be Forgotten: April’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this month with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.