A word used to describe something as inadequate or incompetent. It describes the feeling of despair. This feeling may appear when it seems as if there is no chance of success.

“The Democratic party nominated the one available Democrat who had the smallest chance of beating him - Horatio Seymour, lately governor of New York, an excellent statesman, but at that time hopeless as a candidate because of his attitude during the war.”

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