Synonyms for despondent

Synonyms for (adj) despondent

Synonyms: despondent, heartsick

Definition: without or almost without hope

Usage: despondent about his failure; too heartsick to fight back

Similar words: hopeless

Definition: without hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success

Usage: in an agony of hopeless grief; with a hopeless sigh he sat down

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