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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Feeling downcast and disheartened and hopeless.

Usage examples (38)
  • And fear, and all that dark despondence doth inherit.
  • Coast, and in his despondence he tried his hand at a little forgery.
  • Goodnight ignored his despondence for a while, then got tired of it.
  • I had gone abroad in despondence -- I returned home almost in desperation. for more
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