Desponds vs Despends - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between desponds and despends
is that desponds
) while despends
To give up the will, courage, or spirit; to become dejected, lose heart.
* Scott's Letters
* John Locke
- I should despair, or at least despond .
* D. Webster
- Others depress their own minds, [and] despond at the first difficulty.
- We wish that desponding patriotism may turn its eyes hitherward, and be assured that foundations of our national power still stand strong.