Scrabble word: DESPERATE


In which Scrabble dictionary does DESPERATE exist?

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Definitions of DESPERATE in dictionaries:

    • noun - a person who is frightened and in need of help
    • adj - arising from or marked by despair or loss of hope
    • adj - desperately determined
    • adj - (of persons) dangerously reckless or violent as from urgency or despair
    • adj - showing extreme courage
    • adj - showing extreme urgency or intensity especially because of great need or desire
    • adj - fraught with extreme danger
    • Having lost all hope; despairing.
    • Marked by, arising from, or showing despair: the desperate look of hunger; a desperate cry for help.
    • Reckless or violent because of despair: a desperate criminal.
    • Undertaken out of extreme urgency or as a last resort: a desperate attempt to save the family business.
    • Nearly hopeless; critical: a desperate illness; a desperate situation.
    • Suffering or driven by great need or distress: desperate for recognition.
    • Extremely intense: felt a desperate urge to tell the truth.


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There are 9 letters in DESPERATE: A D E E E P R S T

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