desperately definition

  • adverb:
    • In a desperate way; without reference to danger or protection; recklessly.
    • In a desperate manner; without reference to risk or safety; recklessly; incredibly.
    • in intense despair
    • with great urgency
  • others:
    • In a desperate way; recklessly; without concern or restraint.
    • Excessively; violently; unrestrainedly.

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