no-hoper

noun no-hop·er \ ˈnō-ˈhō-pər \

Definition of no-hoper

chiefly British
: one that has no chance of success

First Known Use of no-hoper

circa 1943

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Definition of no-hoper for English Language Learners

  • : someone or something that has no chance of success


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