AskDefine | Define hopelessness

Dictionary Definition

hopelessness n : the despair you feel when you have abandoned hope of comfort or success [ant: hopefulness]

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  1. the lack of hope; despair


the lack of hope; despair

Extensive Definition

Despair or Hopelessness is the loss of hope. It can also refer to:

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