hopeless (adj.) Old form(s): hopelesse
despairing, without hope
3H6 I.iv.42[Clifford to York] So desperate thieves, all hopeless of their lives
CE I.i.136[Egeon to Duke, of Ephesus] Hopeless to find, yet loath to leave unsought / Or that or any place that harbours men
Cym IV.iv.27[Belarius to Arviragus and Guiderius] aye hopeless / To have the courtesy your cradle promised
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