Complete Definition of "desperate"

English

Pronunciation
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Adjective
desperate

  1. being filled with, or in a state of despair
  2. Reckless abandon in the pursuit of an extreme desire.

Translations

trans-top|filled with despair
Hebrew: מיואש (miuash)
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trans-top|desparate
Czech: zoufalý m
Dutch: radeloos
Finnish: epätoivoinen
French: désespéré
Vietnamese: sự tuyệt vọng
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German: verzweifelt
Portuguese: desesperado(a)
Spanish: desesperado m, desesperada
Icelandic: Örvæntingafullur
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Related terms
desperate for
despair
desperado
desperation

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