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Despondency, Dejection, Disappointment
noun, する verb
Your guts feel like they're falling when you experience a lot of discouragement. You know that sinking feeling you get in the pit of your stomach? That's your guts falling!
This is a jukugo word that uses the on'yomi readings of the kanji. You should be able to read this on your own.
My son failed an exam and is discouraged.