Definition of dispiritedness:
dismay, sorrowfulness, demoralization, dumps, dolefulness, mopes, disconsolateness, desolation, miserableness, blue devils, lowliness, gloom, low status, dejectedness, low-spiritedness, unhappiness, lowness, downheartedness, heartsickness, despondence, despond, oppression, doldrums.
dejection (part of speech: noun)
- hopelessness (part of speech: noun)
I am glad to say that we despised the conventional poetastery about her; but I believe that we had so far lived into sympathy with her, that, whether we realized it or not, we took the tone of her dispiritedness, and assumed a part of the common experience of loss and of hopelessness.- "Venetian Life", W. D. Howells.