A feeling of sadness and despondency: he was in low spirits
More example sentences
- This kind of headache, which occurs most often between the ages of 10 and 16 years, can be marked by low spirits, despondency, chronic fatigue, frequent crying, and withdrawn behavior.
- W appeared in wretchedly low spirits and in no respects bridegroom like.
- When I came home from Wales I was struck by horrible feelings of doom, depression, general low spirits and a sense of self-loathing.
Definition of low spirits in:
- The US English dictionary