French translation of 'despondency'
(= dejection) découragement m ⧫ abattement m
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Example Sentences Including 'despondency'
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Practice periods that end in gloom and despondency must be avoided - they have the opposite effect of reinforcing or "conditioning" helplessness.The Secrets of Musical Confidence (1994)
But his despondency goes deeper than politics.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Each was intent on spreading alarm and despondency about the effects on safety of the cost-cutting regime.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
What visitors fed on the tabloid media diet of gloom and despondency might find surprising are the smiles and laughter they will encounter.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Wouldn't they have spread alarm and despondency?Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Failure to do so will lead to a legacy of isolation, despair and despondency.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Translation of despondency from the Collins English to French Dictionary