Synonyms of despondent in English:


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1‘they were tired and despondent’

disheartened, discouraged, dispirited, downhearted, low-spirited, in low spirits, hopeless, downcast, cast down, crestfallen, down, low, disconsolate, in despair, despairing, wretched, oppressed
melancholy, gloomy, glum, morose, Eeyorish, doleful, dismal, woebegone, miserable, depressed, dejected, distressed, sorrowful, sad
defeatist, pessimistic
informal blue, down in the mouth, down in the dumps, as sick as a parrot

hopeful, cheerful