Simple Definition of hopeless
: having or feeling no hope
: unable to be changed
: unable to be helped or improved : very bad
Examples of hopeless in a sentence
He felt confused and hopeless after losing his job.
We were the most hopeless group of golfers you ever saw.
He's very ill, but his condition isn't hopeless.
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Synonym Discussion of hopeless
HOPELESS Defined for Kids
Definition of hopeless for Students
1 : having no hope <He feels hopeless about the future.>
2 : offering no hope <The situation looks hopeless.>
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