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Meaning of DESPAIR

Pronunciation:  di'spehr

Matching Terms:  despairer, despairful, despairing, despairingly

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 Definition: Dreaming that you are in despair means that you will have many hardships and experience much cruelties in the working world. Dreaming that others are in despair indicates that some friend or relative will be in great distress and find themselves in a unhappy situation.
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 Related Terms: abandon, abandon hope, acedia, aching heart, agony, agony of mind, anguish, apathy, bale, become suicidal, bitterness, blank despondency, bleeding heart, broken heart, cave of despair, cave of Trophonius, crushing, death wish, dejectedness, dejection, depression, depth of misery, desolation, despair of, desperateness, desperation, despond, despondency, despondentness, disconsolateness, discouragement, disheartenment, dispiritedness, distress, down trip, downcastness, downer, downheartedness, droop, drooping spirits, drop, extremity, falter, forlornness, give up, give up hope, give way, gloom, gloominess, grief, heartache, heartlessness, heavy heart, hit rock bottom, hopelessness, infelicity, languish, lose heart, lose hope, low spirits, lowness, lowness of spirit, malaise, melancholia, melancholy, miserableness, misery, no exit, no way, no way out, oppression, pessimism, plumb the depths, prostration, quit, reach the depths, relinquish, renounce, resign, resignation, sadness, Schmerz, self-destructive urge, sink, sink into despair, sinking heart, sloth, Slough of Despond, spiritlessness, suicidal despair, surrender, taedium vitae, touch bottom, weariness of life, woe, wretchedness, yield, yield to despair