What does lost cause mean?

Definitions for lost cause

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lost cause(noun)

    a defeated cause or a cause for which defeat is inevitable

Wiktionary

  1. lost cause(Noun)

    A cause, attempt, or effort that is hopeless or futile.

Anagrams for lost cause »

  1. osculates

  2. cassoulet

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lost cause in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lost cause in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. One Western diplomat in Ankara:

    People are realising more and more that Russia is a lost cause and that we need to find more allies to the east and south. Turkey is number one, russia is drawing Turkey into its orbit, and if it's not stopped now, then it may be too late.

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