What are the antonyms for DESPONDENCY?

Synonyms for DESPONDENCY

Usage Examples for DESPONDENCY

  1. Hints in his letters, and the deep despondency which increased after this, indicate, however, that the humbly- born genius never forgot his beautiful dream. - "The Great German Composers" by George T. Ferris
  2. Instead of comforting the terrified souls, or encouraging their faith and bidding them hope for better times, he set before them in burning words the punishment that awaited their wicked despondency. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers" by Georg Ebers