demotivating

de·mo·ti·vate || ‚diː'məʊtɪveɪt v. cause to be unmotivated, reduce excitement or inspiration

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • demotivating — demotivate de‧mo‧ti‧vate [diː məʊtəveɪt ǁ ˈmoʊ ] verb [transitive] HUMAN RESOURCES to make people less willing to do their job: • Delayering (= reducing the number of management levels ) can create insecurity, demotivate staff and lower their… …   Financial and business terms

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  • demotivate — de‧mo‧ti‧vate [diː məʊtəveɪt ǁ ˈmoʊ ] verb [transitive] HUMAN RESOURCES to make people less willing to do their job: • Delayering (= reducing the number of management levels ) can create insecurity, demotivate staff and lower their morale.… …   Financial and business terms

  • demotivated — demotivate de‧mo‧ti‧vate [diː məʊtəveɪt ǁ ˈmoʊ ] verb [transitive] HUMAN RESOURCES to make people less willing to do their job: • Delayering (= reducing the number of management levels ) can create insecurity, demotivate staff and lower their… …   Financial and business terms

  • demotivation — demotivate de‧mo‧ti‧vate [diː məʊtəveɪt ǁ ˈmoʊ ] verb [transitive] HUMAN RESOURCES to make people less willing to do their job: • Delayering (= reducing the number of management levels ) can create insecurity, demotivate staff and lower their… …   Financial and business terms

  • demotivate — verb (T) to make someone less eager or willing to do their job demotivating adjective: Lack of sufficient challenge at work can be very demotivating. demotivation noun (U) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • demotivate — UK [diːˈməʊtɪveɪt] / US [dɪˈmoʊtɪˌveɪt] verb [transitive] Word forms demotivate : present tense I/you/we/they demotivate he/she/it demotivates present participle demotivating past tense demotivated past participle demotivated to make someone lose …   English dictionary

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