desperationnoun [ U ]uk /ˌdes.pəˈreɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌdes.pəˈreɪ.ʃən/
an act of desperation
Thesaurus: synonyms and related words
You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics:
(Definition of “desperation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Get a quick, free translation!
Word of the Day
a period of time during which an animal or person that might have a disease is kept away from other people or animals so that the disease cannot spread