The force left in 2001, having brought this hapless country a measure of stability.
The perpetrator saw fit to post a photograph of a hapless dog trying to eat a bowl of food painted on a street sign.
Romney got the blame for trying, but none of the gains he extorted from the hapless Jim Lehrer.
Bad guests—a band of seducers, thieves, hapless slobs, and madmen—are thus at the foundation of our literature.
The hapless investigators live in a far different world than Mackey and his Machiavellian methods.
"The story of the hapless maiden Kell, and of our hero's first essays in love, I did admire and prize," said the poet.
Days passed on into weeks, and still the hapless Chinaman was workless.
Even immediately after an enormous meal of some hapless creature, a tiger is fired with fresh lust at sight of new prey.
And now I am Life's widowed mate and hapless, Life's great and careless patient!
In the sweetness of this reconciled "lovers' quarrel," she had almost forgotten its hapless cause.