Definition of nil desperandum in English:

nil desperandum

Line breaks: nil des¦per|an¦dum
Pronunciation: /ˌdɛspəˈrandəm
 
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exclamation

  • Do not despair; never despair.

Origin

from Latin nil desperandum Teucro duce 'no need to despair with Teucer as your leader', from Horace's Odes 1.vii.27.

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