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Used to describe something or someone who is hopeless.
"I've tried to help Tyler with his drug problem but he is a lost cause."
by queen Kesha December 22, 2014
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I couldn’t care less (but one must keep up appearances, right?)
Frenemy has a family tragedy. "Thoughts and prayers."
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Something with little chance of succeeding.
The movie 'jungle 2 jungle' was a lost cause
by Yep September 04, 2003
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A person who fails at almost anything, including drums, school, life, etc.


One of the worst bands ever to exist, with the real Lost Cause actually being the drummer, and sucking serious ass. All members refuse to be associated with the band's former suckish-ness.
Steven: That John is a LOST CAUSE.

James: John, that was the worst drumming I have EVER heard.
by The Rogue Turban April 27, 2010
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Awesome and also weird song from Beck. Very weird album indeed.. Sea change is particulary different from the rest.. really good song
Your sorry eyes, they cut through bone.
They make it hard to leave you alone.
Leave you here wearing your wounds
Waving your guns at somebody new.

Baby I’m a lost
Baby I’m a lost
Baby I’m a lost cause.

I’m tired of fighting
I’m tired of fighting
Fighting for a lost cause
by Dead oyster June 29, 2005
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Someone who can't be helped made cool, hip, or fun.
Walker: That 22 year old Tony had to search the term 'throwing shade' on Urban Dictionary

Sydney: He is SUCH a lost cause
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