without hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success
"in an agony of hopeless grief"; "with a hopeless sigh he sat down"
of a person unable to do something skillfully
"I'm hopeless at mathematics"
certain to fail
"the situation is hopeless"
(informal to emphasize how bad it is) beyond hope of management or reform
"she handed me a hopeless jumble of papers"; "he is a hopeless romantic"
Destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing.
I am a woman, friendless, hopeless. -Shakespeare.
Giving no ground of hope; promising nothing desirable; desperate.
A hopeless cause.
destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing
giving no ground of hope; promising nothing desirable; desperate; as, a hopeless cause
unhoped for; despaired of
The numerical value of hopeless in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of hopeless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of hopeless in a Sentence
There is hope for the living. That is to say, for the fact that you are still alive, you shouldn't be hopeless. Even if you are currently under the weather (experiencing adversity). ~Emeasoba George
Even before the pandemic, our data was telling us mental health was moving in the wrong direction for young people, in the last 10 years we've seen increases in high school students saying they felt so sad and hopeless, they couldn't participate in activities.
In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism. They have formed their own 4H Clubthe hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.
What I'm asking for is hard. It's easier to be cynical; to accept that change isn't possible, and politics is hopeless, and to believe that our voices and actions don't matter.
More or less, what causes desperation, depression or hopelessness is nothing else but lack of motivation and inspiration i.e. anyone who is not often inspired or motivated is likely to become despaired, desperate or hopeless in life. But on the other hand, anyone who is often inspired and motivated will hardly feel depressed, despaired or hopeless in life. Therefore, do source, search and always go for inspirations and motivations as often as you can. -Emeasoba George
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- desesperatCatalan, Valencian
- 絶望的, 絶望Japanese
- نا ئومێدKurdish
- beviltiška, beviltiškasLithuanian
- bezcerīga, bezcerīgsLatvian
- putus asaMalay
- uitzichtloos, hopeloos, kansloosDutch
- håplaus, vonlausNorwegian Nynorsk
- håpløs, vonløs, håplaus, vonlausNorwegian
- desesperançado, desesperadoPortuguese
- umutsuz, nevmit, ümitsizTurkish
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