desperat

desperatare

desperatast

Adjektiv



desperate

Substantiv
ALLMÄNT
a person who is frightened and in need of help
  • "they prey on the hopes of the desperate"

desperate

desperater

desperatest

desperatest

Adjektiv
  • "a desperate cry for help"
  • "her desperate screams"
  • "helpless and desperate--as if at the end of his tether"

Synonymer

(of persons) dangerously reckless or violent as from urgency or despair
  • "taken hostage of desperate men"
  • "a desperate criminal"
showing extreme courage; especially of actions courageously undertaken in desperation as a last resort
  • "the desperate gallantry of our naval task forces marked the turning point in the Pacific war - G.C.Marshall"
  • "made a last desperate attempt to reach the climber"

Synonymer

showing extreme urgency or intensity especially because of great need or desire
  • "a desperate need for recognition"
  • "felt a desperate urge to confess"
fraught with extreme danger; nearly hopeless
  • "on all fronts the Allies were in a desperate situation due to lack of materiel - G.C.Marshall"
  • "a desperate illness"

Synonymer