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Used to emphasize the extreme degree of something
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“The incident has left her extremely shaken and we desperately would like to catch this man.”
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In a way that shows despair
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“But, at the beginning of the week she was at her wits end desperately trying to save the club.”
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Used to emphasize the extreme degree of something
“He was a boy who desperately needed affection.”
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In a daring, courageous or determined manner
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In a frantic way
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“It was the desperate act of a person in the throes of trying to save his floundering business.”
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Wildly or fiercely
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Adverb for in dire need of something
“She was desperate to start a family.”
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Adverb for inclined to behave in a reckless or outrageous manner
“Even so much as the sight of loose change could induce a desperate criminal to break the law.”
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