Example sentences for: discouraged

How can you use “discouraged” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Swimming is discouraged.

  • I was happy to see you refer to a restaurant where "people smoke freely at their tables" as "unsullied," just as I was discouraged but not surprised to learn that cowboys in Marfa, Texas, are dreaming about easy IPO riches.

  • Phil Noble, president of PoliticsOnline, a nonpartisan firm in Charleston, S.C., is discouraged by this year's showing, but he doesn't think the problem is the public's discomfort with using credit cards online.

  • Of these, the majority discontinued their efforts for the same reasons that discouraged our headquarters units.

  • The figure is false, the source of the figure is a wacko, and Bennett's conclusion that homosexuality should be discouraged is abhorrent.

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