Definisi 'desperate'

English to English
adjective
1 Without hope; given to despair; hopeless. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

adjective satellite
2 arising from or marked by despair or loss of hope Terjemahkan
Example:
a despairing view of the world situation
the last despairing plea of the condemned criminal
a desperate cry for help
helpless and desperate--as if at the end of his tether
her desperate screams
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3 desperately determined Terjemahkan
Example:
do-or-die revolutionaries
a do-or-die conflict
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4 (of persons) dangerously reckless or violent as from urgency or despair Terjemahkan
Example:
a desperate criminal
taken hostage of desperate men
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5 showing extreme courage; especially of actions courageously undertaken in desperation as a last resort Terjemahkan
Example:
made a last desperate attempt to reach the climber
the desperate gallantry of our naval task forces marked the turning point in the Pacific war
they took heroic measures to save his life
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6 showing extreme urgency or intensity especially because of great need or desire Terjemahkan
Example:
felt a desperate urge to confess
a desperate need for recognition
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7 fraught with extreme danger; nearly hopeless Terjemahkan
Example:
a desperate illness
on all fronts the Allies were in a desperate situation due to lack of materiel
a dire emergency
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noun
8 a person who is frightened and in need of help Terjemahkan
Example:
they prey on the hopes of the desperate
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9 One desperate or hopeless. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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