Definitions of hopeless:
  • adjective:   without hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success
    Example: "In an agony of hopeless grief"
  • adjective:   certain to fail
    Example: "The situation is hopeless"
  • adjective:   of a person unable to do something skillfully
    Example: "I'm hopeless at mathematics"
  • adjective:   (informal to emphasize how bad it is) beyond hope of management or reform
    Example: "She handed me a hopeless jumble of papers"

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