Part of speech:
A wavering of opinion or belief; lack of conviction; uncertainty
A cynical remark, idea, or action
The belief that there is no meaning or purpose in existence
An atmosphere of melancholy or depression:
The condition of having, or the disorder supposed to result from having, too much black bile
Characterized by gloom
Of or characterized by pessimism; expecting the worst
A person or thing causing despair
Extreme, persistent sadness or hopelessness; depression. No longer in clinical use.
Sentimental pessimism or melancholy over the state of the world
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