How To Spell despair?

Correct spelling: despair

What is the definition of despair?

  1. abandon hope; give up hope; lose heart; "Don't despair--help is on the way!"

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What are the rhymes for despair?

  1. share, fare, bahr, mair, lair, baer, eyre, herr, hair, hare, bear, serr, faire, sayre, bair, kehr, there, rare, sare, maire, glare, ferre, mare, flare, square, nair, their, claire, blair, pear, gehr, skare, lehr, ne'er, fair, mer, pair, air, swear, terre, khmer, fer, stair, care, prayer, heir, darr, dare, stare, cher, where, blare, chair, werre, err, spare, guerre, bare, they're, hehr, lare, derr, pare, snare, wear, clare, ware, clair, gare, gair, tear, flair, scare;
  2. moliere, astaire, aware, repair, ensnare, impair, abair, pierre, unfair, affair, dispair, declare, voltaire, alair, prepare, midair, swissair, forswear, sinclair, allaire, compare, adaire, montclair, belair, beware, mcnair, o'hare, adair, comair;
  3. debonair, doctrinaire, javier, millionaire, disrepair, icelandair, solitaire, usair, aer, billionaire, questionnaire, unaware;
  4. concessionaire;
  5. multimillionaire;

What are the translations for despair?

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Chinese words for Despair

失望, 泄气, 怅, 嗒.

French words for Despair

désespoir, désespérer, impuissance, désespérance, perdre espoir.

German words for Despair

Verzweiflung, Hoffnungslosigkeit, verzweifeln, Verzagen, Trostlosigkeit, Mutlosigkeit.

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Japanese words for Despair

絶望, 自暴自棄, やけ, 自暴, じぼう, やけっ腹, 焼け腹, 焼け, 自棄っ腹, 焼腹, 焼っ腹, ぜつぼう, やけばら, 自棄腹, やけっぱら, 自棄, じぼうじき.

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Portuguese words for Despair

desespero, desesperar, desesperança, perder a esperança, afligir-se.

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Russian words for Despair

безысходность, безнадёжность.

Spanish words for Despair

desesperación, desolación, desánimo, desesperarse, desaliento, desesperanza, abatimiento, exasperación.

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