Meaning of MORALE in English


/ məˈrɑːl; NAmE -ˈræl/ noun

[ U ] the amount of confidence and enthusiasm, etc. that a person or a group has at a particular time :

to boost / raise / improve morale

Morale amongst the players is very high at the moment.

Staff are suffering from low morale.



mid 18th cent.: from French moral , respelled to preserve the final stress in pronunciation.

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.