no-hoper

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no-hop·​er | \ ˈnō-ˈhō-pər How to pronounce no-hoper (audio) \

Definition of no-hoper

chiefly British
: one that has no chance of success

First Known Use of no-hoper

circa 1943, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of no-hoper was circa 1943

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“No-hoper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/no-hoper. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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no-hoper

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English Language Learners Definition of no-hoper

chiefly British, informal : someone or something that has no chance of success

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