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How to Pronounce dismay?

Correct pronunciation for the word "dismay" is [dɪsmˈe͡ɪ], [dɪsmˈe‍ɪ], [d_ɪ_s_m_ˈeɪ].

Definition of dismay

  1. Loss of courage; properly loss, or paralysis of ability or power, caused by fear.
  2. To discourage; to deprive of that strength or firmness of mind which constitutes courage; to depress.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

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What is the present tense of Dismay?

  • The personal forms of the verb "dismay" in the present tense are:

  • 1st person singular: I dismay

  • 2nd person singular: you dismay

  • 3rd person singular: he/she/it dismays

  • 1st person plural: we dismay

  • 2nd person plural: you dismay

  • 3rd person plural: they dismay
  • What is the past tense of Dismay?

  • The personal forms of the verb "dismay" in the past tense are as follows:

  • - I dismayed

  • - You dismayed

  • - He dismayed

  • - She dismayed

  • - It dismayed

  • - We dismayed

  • - You (plural) dismayed

  • - They dismayed
  • What is the adverb for dismay?

    The adverb form of the word "dismay" is "dismayingly".

    What is the adjective for dismay?

    The adjective form of the word "dismay" is "dismayed".

    Usage over time for dismay:

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