English to Danish Meaning :: despair

Despair :
fortvivlelse
fortvivlelsefortvivle, opgive håbet
fortvivlelsefortvivledefortvivletfortvivler
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Noun(1) a state in which all hope is lost or absent(2) the feeling that everything is wrong and nothing will turn out well
Verb(1) abandon hope; give up hope; lose heart

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(1) We despair for the future of the world.(2) he was beginning to despair of ever knowing(3) In her wake, the chaos of despair is overwhelming.(4) we should not despair(5) The disruption caused to the hall, added to the cost of replacing the windows has left local people in despair .(6) Jocelyn fought back tears; she could not stand to see such despair filling his eyes.(7) A wave of despair washed over him, taking away all of his heated frustration.(8) Meanwhile I continue to despair for the future of this city.(9) The despair in her eyes made her seem older than she actually was.(10) they drove me to despair(11) I fell into despair(12) he was in despair(13) Admittedly, these flights each followed bouts of suicidal despair .(14) a voice full of self-hatred and despair(15) in despair , I hit the bottle(16) Their lack of determination is thought to be something like the despair felt by human sufferers of depression.
Related Words
(1) in despair ::
i fortvivlelse
Synonyms
Noun
3. discouragement ::
modløshed
4. desperation ::
desperation
5. distress ::
nød
6. anguish ::
kvaler
8. despondency ::
modløshed
9. depression ::
depression
11. melancholy ::
melankoli
12. misery ::
elendighed
14. defeatism ::
defaitisme
15. pessimism ::
pessimisme
Verb
16. lose hope ::
miste håbet
17. abandon hope ::
opgive håbet
18. give up ::
give op
19. lose heart ::
tabe mod
20. lose faith ::
miste troen
21. be discouraged ::
modvirkes
22. be despondent ::
være mismodig
23. be demoralized ::
blive demoraliseret
24. resign oneself ::
fratræde sig selv
25. be pessimistic ::
være pessimistisk
Different Forms
despair, despaired, despairing, despairs
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

<i>Not much between despair and ecstasy</i>

Not much between DESPAIR and ecstasy

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 14


Don\'t despair, Ser Davos.

Don't DESPAIR, Ser Davos.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 1


So you\'re saying, if in the depths of despair
she throws herself at you...

So you're saying, if in the depths of DESPAIR she throws herself at you...

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 17


We must be strong for those we love.
We cannot give in to despair.

We must be strong for those we love. We cannot give in to DESPAIR.

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 7


You mustn\'t despair.
Your claim is true. You will be victorious.

You mustn't DESPAIR. Your claim is true. You will be victorious.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 5


English to Danish Dictionary: despair

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