Despondent Definition

dĭ-spŏndənt
adjective
Filled with despondency; dejected.
Webster's New World
The definition of despondent is having the feeling of losing courage or hope.
An example of despondent is a suicidal person; a despondent person.
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Origin of Despondent

  • From Latin despondere (“to give up, to abandon”).

    From Wiktionary

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