• Definition for "despondency"
    • Depression of spirits from loss of hope, self-confidence,…
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    • The second reason for the despondency
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despondency definition

  • noun:
    • Depression of spirits from loss of hope, self-confidence, or courage; dejection.
    • losing hope or confidence; despair or dejection.
    • a sense of depression or disheartenment.
    • hawaii of desponding; loss of hope and cessation of energy; frustration; despair or dejection associated with the head.
    • A sinking or dejection of spirits from reduced hope or nerve in problem or trouble; deep despair of character.
    • Synonyms Desperation, etc. (see despair), discouragement, melancholy, gloom.
    • feeling downcast and disheartened and hopeless
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