Definition of despondent in English:

despondent

Syllabification: de·spond·ent
Pronunciation: /diˈspändənt
 
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adjective

Derivatives

despondently

adverb
More example sentences
  • He shook his head despondently: ‘Where did all that pension money go anyway?
  • It has actually become very common - despondently, depressingly, unbearably common.
  • Yet the match descended despondently back into a dark slumber until injury-time was upon us.

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