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desperately

see definition of desperately
  • advseverely
  • advfrightfully
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Synonyms for desperately

adv severely
  • badly
  • dangerously
  • fiercely
  • greatly
  • perilously
  • seriously
  • carelessly
  • dramatically
  • gravely
  • harmfully
  • hysterically
  • like crazy
  • like mad

Antonyms for desperately

  • mildly
  • calmly
  • easily
  • trivially
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to desperately

dangerously

adverb. precariously

frantically

adverb. frenziedly

hopelessly

adverb. giving small ground for hope

madly

adjective. wildly, fiercely

terribly

adverb. very
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.