A tendency to be sad, gloomy, or depressed
Complete loss of hope.
The definition of a constraint is something that imposes a limit or restriction or that prevents something from occurring.
The condition of being hindered.
Something that deters:
A depressing or being depressed
(Now Rare) An impeding or being impeded; obstruction
The definition of happiness is the state of joy, peace and tranquility.
The act of encouraging; incitement to action or to practice; as, the encouragement of youth in generosity.
Something, such as the fear of punishment or the expectation of reward, that induces action or motivates effort.
(Chemistry) A substance, usually used in small amounts relative to the reactants, that modifies and increases the rate of a reaction without being consumed in the process.
Find another word for discouragement. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for discouragement, like: melancholy, the blues, hopefulness, despair, constraint, hindrance, deterrent, depression, sadness, impediment and happiness.