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despair
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Pygmalion
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  • HIGGINS [in despairing wrath outside] What the devil have I done with my slippers?
  • [With a gesture of despair, he obeys and sits down again].
  • Their commercial school days were a period of disgrace and despair for the young couple.

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  • Don’t despair—help is on the way!
  • Don’t give in to despair.

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