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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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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. Collin Peterson:

    This impeachment process continues to be hopelessly partisan. I have been hearing from my constituents on both sides of this matter for months, and the escalation of calls this past week just shows me how divided our country really is right now, i have some serious concerns with the way the closed-door depositions were run, and am skeptical that we will have a process that is open, transparent and fair. Without support from Senate Republicans, going down this path is a mistake. Today's vote is both unnecessary, and widely misrepresented in the media and by Republicans as a vote on impeachment.

  2. Isaac Asimov, Second Foundation - First Speaker:

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

  3. Ira Carmen:

    I began a conversation with the heads of our esteemed department of political science, and instantly I concluded, 'Hopelessly incompetent!

  4. Hellen Titus:

    We just lay there hopelessly, because we know automatically we're going to be killed.

  5. George Santayana:

    To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.

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