Destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing.
Unhoped for; despaired of.
Giving no ground of hope; promising nothing desirable; desperate; as, a hopeless cause.
without hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success; "in an agony of hopeless grief"; "with a hopeless sigh he sat down"
of a person unable to do something skillfully; "I'm hopeless at mathematics"
certain to fail; "the situation is hopeless"
(informal to emphasize how bad it is) beyond hope of management or reform; "she handed me a hopeless jumble of papers"; "he is a hopeless romantic"