Bedeutung von “desperate” im 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 noun [ no plural ] /ˌdespəˈreɪʃən/

(Definition von “desperate” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)