Bedeutung von "desperate" Essential English Dictionary

desperate

adjective uk /ˈdespərət/

feeling that you have no hope and will do anything to change the situation you are in:

He was desperate to get her back.

needing or wanting something very much:

By two o’clock I was desperate for something to eat.
desperately adverb
desperation /ˌdespəˈreɪʃən/ noun [ no plural ]

(Definition von "desperate" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)