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despondence

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Synonyms for despondence

noun sadness
  • blues
  • dejection
  • depression
  • desperation
  • despondency
  • disconsolateness
  • discouragement
  • disheartenment
  • dispiritedness
  • dolefulness
  • downheartedness
  • gloom
  • gloominess
  • glumness
  • hopelessness
  • melancholy
  • mournfulness
  • unhappiness
  • desperateness
  • despond

Antonyms for despondence

  • cheer
  • cheerfulness
  • encouragement
  • happiness
  • hopefulness
  • joy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to despondence

desperateness

noun. despair
  • desperation
  • despond
  • despondence
  • despondency
  • discouragement
  • gloom
  • hopelessness

glumness

noun. gloom

mournfulness

noun. gloom
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.