Synonyms and Antonyms for desperate

1. desperate (adj.)

arising from or marked by despair or loss of hope

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2. desperate (adj.)

desperately determined

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3. desperate (n.)

a person who is frightened and in need of help


4. desperate (adj.)

showing extreme courage; especially of actions courageously undertaken in desperation as a last resort

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5. desperate (adj.)

(of persons) dangerously reckless or violent as from urgency or despair

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6. desperate (adj.)

fraught with extreme danger; nearly hopeless

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7. desperate (adj.)

showing extreme urgency or intensity especially because of great need or desire

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