|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Despair.
2. (a.) Feeling or expressing despair; hopeless.
Despairing (7 Occurrences)
Luke 6:35 But love your enemies, and do 'them' good, and lend, never despairing; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be sons of the Most High: for he is kind toward the unthankful and evil. (ASV)
2 Corinthians 4:8 on every side being in tribulation, but not straitened; perplexed, but not in despair; (See NAS)
Deuteronomy 28:65 Among these nations you shall find no ease, and there shall be no rest for the sole of your foot: but Yahweh will give you there a trembling heart, and failing of eyes, and pining of soul; (See NIV)
1 Samuel 27:1 And David saith unto his heart, 'Now am I consumed one day by the hand of Saul; there is nothing for me better than that I diligently escape unto the land of the Philistines, and Saul hath been despairing of me -- of seeking me any more in all the border of Israel, and I have escaped out of his hand.' (YLT)
Job 6:14 To a despiser of his friends 'is' shame, And the fear of the Mighty he forsaketh. (See NAS NIV)
Job 6:26 Do ye hold words to be an argument, but the speeches of one that is desperate to be wind? (See RSV NIV)
Jeremiah 14:3 Their nobles send their little ones to the waters: they come to the cisterns, and find no water; they return with their vessels empty; they are disappointed and confounded, and cover their heads. (See NIV)