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despairs

verb
present tense third-person singular of despair

Synonyms & Antonyms of despairs

to lose all hope or confidence
  • we despaired when we saw how little time we had left to complete our project

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despairingly

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desperado

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“Despairs.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/despairs. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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