despairer


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despairer

(dɪˈspɛərə)
n
a person who despairs
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Of the American composer John Cage: "Ultimately, Cage is a despairer.
While Christopher Hill's The World Turned Upside Down (1972) only lists Trapnel with other "doubters and despairers," and his John Bunyan and his Church (1988) sees her "Familistical ranting tenets" (186) as an alternative to suicide, Feroli properly moves Trapnel, Davies, and Fell from their bit parts as revolutionary extras to somewhere nearer central stage.