despair

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1 despair /dɪˈspeɚ/ noun
1 despair
/dɪˈspeɚ/
noun
Learner's definition of DESPAIR
[noncount]
: the feeling of no longer having any hope
: someone or something that causes extreme sadness or worry + of
2 despair /dɪˈspeɚ/ verb
despairs; despaired; despairing
2 despair
/dɪˈspeɚ/
verb
despairs; despaired; despairing
Learner's definition of DESPAIR
[no object]
: to no longer have any hope or belief that a situation will improve or change often + of
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