hopeless (adj.) 1
despairing, without hope
3H6 I.iv.42 [Clifford to York] So desperate thieves, all hopeless of their lives
CE I.i.136 [Egeon to Duke, of Ephesus] Hopeless to find, yet loath to leave unsought / Or that or any place that harbours men
Cym IV.iv.27 [Belarius to Arviragus and Guiderius] aye hopeless / To have the courtesy your cradle promised