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Another word for hopeless

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Adjective
  1. Having lost all hope

    See also:

    hope

  2. Offering no hope or expectation of improvement

    See also:

    hope

Another word for hopeless

Synonym Study

  • Desperate implies such despair as makes one resort to extreme measures hunger makes men desperate
  • Despairing implies utter loss of hope and may suggest the extreme dejection that results the despairing lover spoke of suicide
  • Despondent implies a being in very low spirits because of a loss of hope and a sense of futility about continuing one's efforts her rejection of his proposal left him despondent
  • Hopeless means having no expectation of, or showing no sign of, a favorable outcome a hopeless situation