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despondency

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  • noundejection
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Synonyms for despondency

noun dejection
  • depression
  • despair
  • gloom
  • grief
  • sadness

Antonyms for despondency

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

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