discouragement

Despair vs Discouragement - What's the difference?

despair | discouragement | Synonyms |

Despair is a synonym of discouragement.


As nouns the difference between despair and discouragement

is that despair is loss of hope; utter hopelessness; complete despondency while discouragement is the act of discouraging.

As a verb despair

is (obsolete) to give up as beyond hope or expectation; to despair of.

Discouragement vs Exasperation - What's the difference?

discouragement | exasperation | Related terms |


As nouns the difference between discouragement and exasperation

is that discouragement is the act of discouraging while exasperation is the act of exasperating or the state of being exasperated; irritation; keen or bitter anger.

Discouragement vs Discourage - What's the difference?

discouragement | discourage |


As nouns the difference between discouragement and discourage

is that discouragement is the act of discouraging while discourage is {{cx|rare|lang=en}} Lack of courage.

As a verb discourage is

to extinguish the courage of; to dishearten; to depress the spirits of; to deprive of confidence; to deject.

Discouragement vs Affright - What's the difference?

discouragement | affright | Related terms |

Discouragement is a related term of affright.


As nouns the difference between discouragement and affright

is that discouragement is the act of discouraging while affright is great fear, terror, fright.

As a verb affright is

to terrify, to frighten, to inspire fright.

Discouragement vs Fright - What's the difference?

discouragement | fright | Related terms |

Discouragement is a related term of fright.


As nouns the difference between discouragement and fright

is that discouragement is the act of discouraging while fright is a state of terror excited by the sudden appearance of danger; sudden and violent fear, usually of short duration; a sudden alarm.

As a verb fright is

(archaic) to frighten.

Discouragement vs Apprehension - What's the difference?

discouragement | apprehension | Related terms |

Discouragement is a related term of apprehension.


As nouns the difference between discouragement and apprehension

is that discouragement is the act of discouraging while apprehension is apprehension.

Discouragement vs Fear - What's the difference?

discouragement | fear | Related terms |

Discouragement is a related term of fear.


As nouns the difference between discouragement and fear

is that discouragement is the act of discouraging while fear is grass.

Hopelessness vs Discouragement - What's the difference?

hopelessness | discouragement | Related terms |

Hopelessness is a related term of discouragement.


As nouns the difference between hopelessness and discouragement

is that hopelessness is the lack of hope; despair while discouragement is the act of discouraging.

Wikidiffcom vs Discouragement - What's the difference?

wikidiffcom | discouragement |


As a noun discouragement is

the act of discouraging.

Restraint vs Discouragement - What's the difference?

restraint | discouragement | Related terms |

Restraint is a related term of discouragement.


As nouns the difference between restraint and discouragement

is that restraint is (countable) something that restrains, ties, fastens or secures while discouragement is the act of discouraging.

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