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hopeless

adjective hope·less \ˈhō-pləs\

: having or feeling no hope

: unable to be changed

: unable to be helped or improved : very bad

Full Definition of HOPELESS

1
a :  having no expectation of good or success :  despairing
b :  not susceptible to remedy or cure
c :  incapable of redemption or improvement
2
a :  giving no ground for hope :  desperate
b :  incapable of solution, management, or accomplishment :  impossible
hope·less·ness noun

Examples of HOPELESS

  1. He felt confused and hopeless after losing his job.
  2. We were the most hopeless group of golfers you ever saw.
  3. He's very ill, but his condition isn't hopeless.

First Known Use of HOPELESS

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