Definitions for despondentdɪˈspɒn dənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. despondent, heartsick(adj)

    without or almost without hope

    "despondent about his failure"; "too heartsick to fight back"


  1. despondent(Adjective)

    In low spirits from loss of hope or courage.

  2. Origin: From despondere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Despondent(adj)

    marked by despondence; given to despondence; low-spirited; as, a despondent manner; a despondent prisoner

  2. Origin: [L. despondens, -entis, p. pr. of despondre.]

Translations for despondent

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  • حزين, أسوان, بائس, قانطArabic
  • паднал духом, загубил надеждаBulgarian
  • sklíčenýCzech
  • forknyt, knugetDanish
  • entmutigt, niedergeschlagen, mutlos, traurig, deprimiertGerman
  • άθυμοςGreek
  • descorazonado, abatidoSpanish
  • epätoivoinen, toivotonFinnish
  • mótfallinFaroese
  • abattu, découragé, déprimé, tristeFrench
  • krumpinnIcelandic
  • scoraggiato, abbattutoItalian
  • 消然, 落胆した, 悲しい, 失意のJapanese
  • 기가 죽은Korean
  • motløs, nedtryktNorwegian
  • neergeslagen, moedeloos, wanhopig, hopeloosDutch
  • nedtrykt, motlausNorwegian Nynorsk
  • desencorajado, desanimado, abatidoPortuguese
  • мрачный, унылый, грустный, печальный, удручённый, подавленныйRussian
  • nedslagen, missmodig, modfälldSwedish
  • umutsuzTurkish

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