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Another word for desperate

  1. Having lost all hope

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  2. So serious as to be at the point of crisis or necessary to resolve a crisis

      1. Warning of or having dreadful or terrible consequences; calamitous:
      2. Urgent; desperate:
      1. Extremely significant or important:
      2. Vital to the resolution of a crisis or the determination of an outcome:
      3. Having the form of a cross; cross-shaped.
      1. Judging severely and finding fault:
      2. Relating to or characterized by criticism; reflecting careful analysis and judgment:
      3. Of, relating to, or characteristic of critics:
      1. A critical period or year in a person's life when major changes in health or fortune are thought to take place.
      2. A critical stage, period, or year:
      3. Of or relating to a climacteric.
      1. Reacting readily to stimuli or impressions; sensitive:
      2. Keenly perceptive or discerning:
      3. Extremely sharp or severe; intense:
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  3. Extreme in degree, strength, or effect

Another word for desperate

  1. Hopeless

  2. Reckless

  3. Extreme