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The lawyers said it was a hopeless case.
This is hopeless. I'll never learn to swim.
As far as mechanical ability goes, George is hopeless.
I am hopeless at paying my bills on time.
a hopeless romantic (=very romantic person)
their hopeless faces
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a video advertisement that appears immediately before an online video
to use someone or something for your own purposes, often in a way that causes harm or difficulties
a rave … that takes place early in the morning and where there is no alcohol or drugs …
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Definition of hopeless from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.