A visit from Canterbury certainly cheers up hard-pressed and often despondent clergy and congregations.
A man is sometimes despondent from disappointment, is gloomy, and has no courage to work.
I was so embarrassed by myself, but I was also really despondent .
I feel tearful, angry, despondent , restless, annoyed, irritable and prickly all at the same time.
The red and black segment of the crowd were in delirium, the blue and white silent and despondent .
He was not too despondent after his defeat and believes he can launch a stronger bid when he has gained more experience.
Of course, he may have been despondent for personal reasons having nothing to do with any of this.
The lads are so despondent but they did really well, especially in the first half, and the effort and commitment was what we have been asking for.
It was a break they both needed as both had been depressed and despondent .
After a good few years of success supporters got very despondent for a while as the team faltered in mid season and the manager came under fire.