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despond

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despond

verb

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to lose all hope or confidence
  • we must not despond even though we live in trying times

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The first known use of despond was in 1655

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“Despond.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/despond. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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