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Translation of "desperate" - English-Turkish dictionary

desperate

adjective     /ˈdespərət/
WITHOUT HOPE
B2 feeling that you have no hope and are ready to do anything to change the situation you are in çaresiz, her şeyi göze almış, gözü dönmüş, umutsuzluğa kapılmış He was absolutely desperate and would have tried anything to get her back.Not hopeful
NEEDING SOMETHING
B2 needing or wanting something very much çok istekli/arzulu By two o'clock I was desperate for something to eat.Wanting thingsHoping and hopefulness
BAD
A desperate situation is very bad or serious. kritik, çok kötü, hemen hemen ümitsiz The economy is in a really desperate situation.Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
desperately adverb
B2 umutsuzca
desperation     /ˌdespəˈreɪʃən/ noun [U]
umutsuzluk
(Definition of desperate from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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