Example sentences for: desperately

How can you use “desperately” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The New York Times wrote that Yeltsin "invites parody when his country desperately needs stability," and the Los Angeles Times quipped that "Yeltsin changes governments like a man changing shirts."

  • "Bradley Battles Back" is the story they've wanted desperately to write.

  • It's as if you were crawling across the desert, desperately thirsty, and you meet a fellow who says, "What you need is some lemonade."

  • In March 1871 they took over Paris and a few provincial cities, and held out for ten brave but desperately disorganized weeks.

  • Cecilia desperately searched for medical care for her unborn child.

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