What is Discourage?
Discourage definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), disA.courA.aged, disA.courA.agA.ing.
to deprive of courage, hope, or confidence; dishearten; dispirit.
to dissuade (usually followed by from).
to obstruct by opposition or difficulty; hinder: Low prices discourage industry.
to express or make clear disapproval of; frown upon: to discourage the expression of enthusiasm.
verb (used without object), disA.courA.aged, disA.courA.agA.ing.
to become discouraged: a person who discourages easily.