demotivate

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demotivate

(dē-mō′tĭ-vāt)
To cause loss of incentive or motivation.
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No partiality, which makes children upset and demotivates them.
Such rant demotivates police employees," Tsvetanov declared.
If it knows you dread or hate doing something it demotivates you.
Ms Black said: "I would argue that your idea actually demotivates people." She said that after 12 weeks in work the person would return to being unemployed.
Humiliation of staff demotivates them and can land bosses in trouble.
And that the review process often demotivates an employee's performance.
"The Tacketts' secret to success lies in hard work and commitment built around a four-part formula: put the customer first; be sure relationships are built to last; think out of the box, remembering that each buyer is an individual with unique needs; and find ways to have fun because all work and no play demotivates sales people," Weaver said.
Ramblers and other footpath users feel strongly that this diminishes the plans, demotivates those preparing them, and further reduces the attention that local authorities give to countryside access and public footpaths in particular.