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Despair, vb. to be without hope, to despond: Lucr. 1447. Sonn. 140, 9. Gentl. III, 1, 247. Shr. III, 1, 45. All's IV, 3, 86. Wint. I, 2, 198. John IV, 3, 126. R2 II, 2, 67. R2 II, 2, 67 H6C I, 1, 178. R3 I, 2, 86. V, 3, 120. V, 3, 120 Tit. II, 1, 91. Rom. I, 1, 228. Cymb. V, 5, 61. Followed by “of:” Lucr. 983. H6A II, 1, 17.
Transitively: “d. thy charm,” Mcb. V, 8, 13 (or is it == may thy charm despair?).
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