Synonyms of 'despair'

abandon, acedia, agony, anguish, apathy, bale, broken heart, crushing, death wish, dejectedness, dejection, depression, desolation, desperateness, desperation, despond, despondency, disconsolateness, discouragement, dispiritedness, distress, downcastness, downer, downheartedness, droop, drop, extremity, falter, gloom, grief, heartache, heartlessness, hopelessness, infelicity, languish, malaise, melancholia, melancholy, miserableness, misery, oppression, pessimism, prostration, quit, relinquish, renounce, resign, resignation, sadness, sink, sloth, spiritlessness, surrender, taedium vitae, woe, yield