English word hopeless comes from English -less (Lacking (something); without (something).), English hope.
Hopeless detailed word origin explanation
|-less || English (eng) ||Lacking (something); without (something). |
|hope || English (eng) ||(Christianity) The virtuous desire for future good.. (countable) A person or thing that is a source of hope.. (countable) The actual thing wished for.. (uncountable) The belief or expectation that something wished for can or will happen. (Scotland) A small bay; an inlet; a haven.. A sloping plain between mountain ridges. (intransitive) To place confidence; to trust with confident expectation [...] |
|hopeless || English (eng) ||(of an adverse condition) Incurable.. Giving no ground of hope; promising nothing desirable; desperate.. Without hope; despairing; not expecting anything positive.. Without talent, not skilled. |
Words with the same origin as hopeless