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despondent


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Despondent  \De*spond"ent\,  a.  [L.  despondens,  -entis,  p.  pr  of 
  despond?re.] 
  Marked  by  despondence;  given  to  despondence;  low-spirited; 
  as  a  despondent  manner;  a  despondent  prisoner.  -- 
  {De*spond"ent*ly},  adv 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  despondent 
  adj  :  without  or  almost  without  hope;  "despondent  about  his 
  failure";  "too  heartsick  to  fight  back"  [syn:  {heartsick}] 




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