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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hopelesslyadverb

    in a hopeless manner

    "the papers were hopelessly jumbled"; "he is hopelessly romantic"

  2. dispiritedly, hopelesslyadverb

    in a dispirited manner without hope

    "the first Mozartian opera to be subjected to this curious treatment ran dispiritedly for five performances"

  3. hopelesslyadverb

    without hope; desperate because there seems no possibility of comfort or success

    "he hung his head hopelessly"; "`I must die,' he said hopelessly"

Wiktionary

  1. hopelesslyadverb

    In a manner showing no hope

Freebase

  1. Hopelessly

    "Hopelessly" is a pop song performed by English singer Rick Astley and written by Rob Fisher and himself. It was produced by Gary Stevenson and Rick. The song was recorded for Astley's fourth album, Body & Soul. The single peaked at number 33 in UK charts. It peaked 28 in the US and 3 in Canada. It is still a recurrent play on most North America hot AC stations. Astley retired shortly afterwards the release, making "Hopelessly" the last single he would release until 2001.

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  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hopelessly in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hopelessly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of hopelessly in a Sentence

  1. Leo C. Rosten:

    Every writer is a narcissist. This does not mean that he is vain it only means that he is hopelessly self-absorbed.

  2. Bob Hope:

    People who throw kisses are hopelessly lazy.

  3. Democratic State Assemblyman Albert Muratsuchi:

    I wanted to do something different and have California lead by example, while our nation's capital is hopelessly divided along party lines and President Trump is putting immigrant families and children in cages, the California Legislature with HR 77 will be issuing an official, bipartisan measure for its own actions taken that led to the incarceration of over 120,000 loyal Americans of Japanese ancestry behind barbed wire.

  4. George Eliot, internet:

    No evil dooms us hopelessly, except the evil we love, and desire to continue in and make no effort to escape from.

  5. Isaac Asimov, Second Foundation - First Speaker:

    The most hopelessly stupid man is he who is not aware that he is wise.

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