Example sentences for: desperately

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

  • For hundred of millions of the desperately poor, the outlook for food and other necessities of life will be no better.

  • She desperately sought political asylum.

  • A few weeks ago the Enquirer reported that the 40-year-old actress "desperately" needed a face lift.

  • Gorbachev, by contrast, desperately tried to save the regime, adopted glasnost and perestroika to that end, and saw the system blow up in his face.

  • The J30 was a car desperately trying to make a pretentious fashion statement, but it galumphed awkwardly in the real world of tires and asphalt.

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