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despondence


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Despondence  \De*spond"ence\,  n. 
  Despondency. 
 
  The  people,  when  once  infected,  lose  their  relish  for 
  happiness  [and]  saunter  about  with  looks  of 
  despondence.  --Goldsmith. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  despondence 
  n  :  feeling  downcast  and  disheartened  and  hopeless  [syn:  {despondency}, 
  {heartsickness},  {disconsolateness}] 




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