desperate means: You are despairing after having lost all hope. (in Merlin Dictionary)

What else does desperate mean?

  • Marked as, showing, or arising out of despair. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Distress can make you reckless or even violent. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Not performed out of urgent need or last resort. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Critical; almost hopeless (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • Feeling in great distress or suffering. (in Merlin Dictionary)
  • A feeling, display, or involvement of a despairing sense that something is not possible to handle. Someone who is desperate for something. Someone who gives up when they are hopeless. Someone who is hopeless, despairing; someone who is distressed, desolate and forlorn; or has little chance of succeeding. A dangerous, grave, or extremely difficult situation. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Miah Schneider)
  • If someone is looking to win attention, they will do anything to please their loved ones. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Brogan Flowers)
  • If you are looking for a cuddle or a hoodie, you may be too feisty to get a boyfriend. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Álvaro Herrera)
  • Someone who is desperate can be someone who moves quickly and has no time for themselves. They are often afraid of feeling lonely or unloved. However, they can also be foolish and naive because their need to feel loved leads them to dangerous places. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Payton Kramer)
  • Repeatedly trying to contact your ex while getting no or little response. Also called hopelessness, insanity or clingy. (in Slang Dictionary, added by MrmaikyImpugn)
  • Adj. A person who has graduated from high school and is currently dating another high-school graduate. (in Slang Dictionary, added by RapisWonky)
  • To forget the reality that they are among the worst offenders on the planet, people who look up or write urban dictionary definitions for good things about themselves to distract from the fact that they’re scum. (in Slang Dictionary, added by Antibromic)