Adjectives for Hopelessness | Words to describe Hopelessness


How do you describe Hopelessness?

  • 1. Paul came in without a word, his face a mask of such empty hopelessness that I was moved by it deeply. 🔊
  • 2. The tall man looked at me for a moment, as if in doubt what he should say; and then his expression of mingled hopelessness and contrition changed into one of earnest frankness. 🔊
  • 3. On such occasions, conscious of her suffering, he shortened his visit, carrying away an accession of heartache over the utter hopelessness of any form of reconciliation. 🔊
  • 4. From the moment she had first recognized Frederick von Berger, a dreary hopelessness had set in, and now she knew that her worst apprehensions were to be more than fulfilled. 🔊
  • 5. It had only wanted a fillip such as this to rouse him from the curious lethargic hopelessness into which the terrible night's doings had cast him. 🔊
  • 6. I knew its utter hopelessness; and the Dawn and her cargo went with the hundreds of other ships and cargoes, that were sunk in the political void created by the declaration of war, in 1812. 🔊
  • 7. There was a depth of despondency in her voice, and an utter hopelessness of speech that touched every kind feeling in the young man's heart. 🔊

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