English to Afrikaans Meaning :: despair

Despair :
- wanhoopgewanhoopwanhopigewanhoop

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Noun(1) a state in which all hope is lost or absent(2) the feeling that everything is wrong and nothing will turn out well
Verb(1) abandon hope; give up hope; lose heart

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(1) We despair for the future of the world.(2) he was beginning to despair of ever knowing(3) In her wake, the chaos of despair is overwhelming.(4) we should not despair(5) The disruption caused to the hall, added to the cost of replacing the windows has left local people in despair .(6) Jocelyn fought back tears; she could not stand to see such despair filling his eyes.(7) A wave of despair washed over him, taking away all of his heated frustration.(8) Meanwhile I continue to despair for the future of this city.(9) The despair in her eyes made her seem older than she actually was.(10) they drove me to despair(11) I fell into despair(12) he was in despair(13) Admittedly, these flights each followed bouts of suicidal despair .(14) a voice full of self-hatred and despair(15) in despair , I hit the bottle(16) Their lack of determination is thought to be something like the despair felt by human sufferers of depression.
Related Words
(1) in despair ::
In wanhoop
3. discouragement ::
4. desperation ::
5. distress ::
6. anguish ::
8. despondency ::
9. depression ::
11. melancholy ::
12. misery ::
14. defeatism ::
15. pessimism ::
16. lose hope ::
verloor hoop
17. abandon hope ::
vaar hoop
18. give up ::
gee op
19. lose heart ::
verlore hart
20. lose faith ::
verloor geloof
21. be discouraged ::
22. be despondent ::
wees moedeloos
23. be demoralized ::
word gedemoraliseer
24. resign oneself ::
bedank jouself
25. be pessimistic ::
wees pessimisties
Different Forms
despair, despaired, despairing, despairs
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