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American English: /ˈhoʊpləsli/
British English: /ˈhəʊpləsli/

Translation of hopelessly in Spanish:


  • 1 (irredeemably) (as intensifier) they were hopelessly lost
    estaban totalmente or completamente perdidos
    he was hopelessly in love
    estaba perdidamente enamorado
    he's hopelessly lazy
    es un auténtico vago or un vago incorregible
    Example sentences
    • The bulk of the adult population still farms tiny plots of hopelessly unproductive land in grinding poverty.
    • Many times different versions of news appear to be hopelessly contradictory with each other.
    • I turned my attention back to the ute, which was hopelessly bogged in thick black mud.
  • 2 (without hope)
    sin esperanzas
    Example sentences
    • And as I watched that final, trying hopelessly not to cry, consumed with indignant anger, my reality television bubble burst.
    • And Casey has shown that the Tigers can go head-to-head with the Hawthorn board and beat it hopelessly.
    • And we know he goes to Mass, frequently and hopelessly, lingering afterwards for an angry, ongoing dialogue with his patient priest (Brian O'Byrne).
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