GRE Word List


having lost hope

The meaning of the word desperate is having lost hope.

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lethargicof, relating to, or characterized by laziness or lack of energy : feeling or affected by lethargy : sluggish
knacka special ready capacity that is hard to analyze or teach
restitutionan act of restoring or a condition of being restored: such as
impassionedfilled with passion or zeal : showing great warmth or intensity of feeling
dowdynot neat or becoming in appearance : shabby
microcosma little world
superciliouscoolly and patronizingly haughty
extrapolationto predict by projecting past experience or known data
cardinala high ecclesiastical official of the Roman Catholic Church who ranks next below the pope and is appointed by him to assist him as a member of the college of cardinals (see college