Synonyms and Antonyms of hopeless
- a hopeless optimist who looked for the good in everyone and everything
- The poor girl was feeling hopeless about ever finding her lost cat.
- Keeping this desk organized is hopeless.
- felt confused and hopeless after being laid off
blue, brokenhearted, crestfallen, dejected, depressed, disconsolate, doleful, down, downcast, downhearted, gloomy, glum, hangdog, heartbroken, heartsick, heartsore, inconsolable, joyless, low, low-spirited, melancholy, miserable, mournful, sad, saddened, sorrowful, sorry, unhappy, woebegone, woeful, wretched
Synonym Discussion of hopeless
- despondent about yet another rejection
- despairing appeals for the return of the kidnapped child
- one last desperate attempt to turn the tide of battle
- the situation of the trapped miners is hopeless
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