hopeless adj.

1 giving no hope

VERBS be, look, seem

ADV. completely, quite, utterly The situation seemed completely hopeless. | apparently, seemingly

2 feeling no hope

VERBS feel She felt lonely and completely hopeless.

ADV. completely | rather

3 very bad


ADV. absolutely | pretty He's a pretty hopeless dancer.

PREP. at I'm absolutely hopeless at languages. | with I've always been hopeless with machinery.