Translation of "despair" - English-Spanish dictionary

despair

noun [ no plural ] uk /dɪˈspeər/ us /dɪˈspeər/

a feeling of having no hope

desesperación
She shook her head in despair.
verb uk /dɪˈspeər/ us /dɪˈspeər/

to feel that you have no hope

desesperarse, perder la esperanza
Don’t despair – things will improve.
He had begun to despair of ever finding a job.

(Translation of “despair” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

despair

verb /diˈspeə/

to lose hope (of)

desesperar, perder la esperanza
I despair of ever teaching my son anything.

(Translation of “despair” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)