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(imp. & p. p.) of Despair.
Despaired (3 Occurrences)
2 Corinthians 1:8 For we don't desire to have you uninformed, brothers, concerning our affliction which happened to us in Asia, that we were weighed down exceedingly, beyond our power, so much that we despaired even of life. (WEB KJV ASV WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Psalms 27:13 I am still confident of this: I will see the goodness of Yahweh in the land of the living. (See NAS)
Ecclesiastes 2:20 Therefore I turned about to cause my heart to despair concerning all the labour wherein I had laboured under the sun. (See NAS)