I am desperate for a cigarette.
In desperation, I decided to try acupuncture.
The desperate bandit's firing at the police!
He longed desperately to be back at home.
The city is suffering a desperate shortage of water.
They made a desperate attempt to save the company.
The government is desperate to regain credibility with the public.
He is desperate to pursue his vocation as an artist.
The urban homeless are often in desperate need of sustenance.
He was desperately seeking a way to see her again.
Yet Golding needed her as desperately as he needed Monteith.
We never cherish any unrealistic fancies about those desperate criminals.
A desperate tiredness set in after hours of anxious waiting.
He careened through foreign territories on a desperate kind of blitz.
The man in the river desperately tried to reach the side.
He cut desperately at the rope in an attempt to free his foot.
You may find hopes and desperations, honesty and lies, stubbornness and wiliness there.
He waved desperately to his companion.
The report limned a desperate situation.
At the end of the film, the man becomes a thief out of sheer desperation.
Yeah, desperate times call for desperate measures.
Desperate times call for desperate measures.
What is called resignation is confirmed desperation.
After weeks of marching, they're desperately tired.
It had been his last, desperate hope.
The prlmltlve Greeks clung desperately to myths...
'I am desperate, ' said Miss Pross.
You feel a sense of desperation, loneliness.
But I'm desperate for real English food.
But an unguarded chick is desperately vulnerable.
I mean, we must be getting desperate.
Rescue workers are desperately searching for survivors.
Others, like Somalis, are in desperate shape.
Something the Rangers say they desperately want.
I'm desperate. Just teach me the song.
It's obviously a desperate cry for attention.
But many people remain desperate for help.
But I couldn't achieve her desperate gallantry.
Is she crazy or just desperately lonely?
Japan's spirit and economy desperately needed a revival.