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- The capacity of people to maintain belief in an institution or a goal, or even in oneself and others.
- After the layoffs morale was at an all time low, they were so dispirited nothing was getting done.
- Morale is an important quality in soldiers. With good morale they'll charge into a hail of bullets; without it they won't even cross a street.
- 2012 November 2, Ken Belson, "," New York Times (retrieved 2 November 2012):
- Proponents of the race — notably Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Mary Wittenberg, director of the marathon — said the event would provide a needed morale boost, as well as an economic one.
morale f (plural morales)
- “morale” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
morale m, f (masculine and feminine plural morali)
morale f (plural morali)
morale m (plural morali)
- “MORALE” in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)