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no-hoper

[ noh-hoh-per ]
/ ˈnoʊˈhoʊ pər /
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noun
a useless person from whom nothing can be expected.
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Origin of no-hoper

1940–45; no hope + -er1
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no-hoper

noun
informal a useless person; failure
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