despond - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate despond

despond is hyphenated as de-spond

How to pronounce despond

despond is pronounced dɪ´s p ɑːnd

Number of syllables in despond

The number of syllables in despond is 2

What part of speech in despond?

despond can be a noun or an intransitive verb

How common in the word despond?

despond is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does despond convey?

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Words with similar spelling to despond


Synonyms of 'despond'

brood, despair, droop, falter, languish, sag, sink