HyperDic: hopelessness

English > 1 sense of the word hopelessness:
NOUNfeelinghopelessnessthe despair you feel when you have abandoned hope of comfort or success
hopelessness > pronunciation
Soundshhow'plahsnahs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
English > hopelessness: 1 sense > noun 1, feeling
MeaningThe despair you feel when you have abandoned hope of comfort or success.
BroaderdespairThe feeling that everything is wrong and nothing will turn out well
OppositehopefulnessThe feeling you have when you have hope
Spanishdesesperanza, imposibilidad
Catalanimpossibilitat
Adjectiveshopelesswithout hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success
hopelessof a person unable to do something skillfully

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