Despondence in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Despondence

state of being discouraged and hopeless

Examples of Despondence in a sentence

The dejected cancer patient’s despondence showed on her face after another round of chemotherapy that was unlikely to work.  🔊

After years of trying for a baby, the downhearted couple sank into a state of despondence and gave up on their dream of being parents.  🔊

The already downcast team fell into a deeper state of despondence after they lost every single regular season game this year.  🔊

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