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despondent
used in War and Peace

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Definition
emotionally depressed — especially a feeling of grief and hopelessness after a loss
  • It is as if I were glad of a chance to take advantage of his being alone and despondent!
    Book Three — 1805 (93% in)
  • The preoccupation and despondency which Pierre had noticed in his friend's look was now still more clearly expressed in the smile with which he listened to Pierre, especially when he spoke with joyful animation of the past or the future.
    Book Five — 1806-07 (49% in)
  • They all stood despondent and silent.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (56% in)

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