hope

All Noun Verb
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  • Info Hope is an optimistic attitude of mind based on an expectation of positive outcomes related to events and circumstances in one's life or the world at large.
  • I hope those who think we are still in good shape are right.
  • I would hope that he would allow me to come back.
  • It was left empty in the hope that he may one day return.
  • He did not lose hope of being appointed to an active post.
  • I hope you respect I have nothing more to say on this.
  • In addition, there are at least five local radio stations in and around Hope.
  • Her heart was full of a wild, new-born hope. Cited from The Forfeit, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • When all hope of raising the complete ship was finally abandoned is not known.
  • Then, by winning in detail, one can hope to win in the whole.
  • Near his life's end that hope failed him too.
  • I hope he does a good job with it.
  • The research is still only in test phase and the hope is soon it will go into production.
  • You hope you just live up to it.
  • The main purpose of this colony was the hope of finding gold.
  • These infantry were all the hope for victory he had.
  • He did this in the hope of his child living a long and productive life.
  • Four years later, he returned to public school at Hope High School.
  • Hopes at the time were high that it could be quickly developed into a practical power source.
  • They don't want hope they just want security.
  • Beyond that, the school hopes to build a new arts building.
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Meaning of hope

  • noun A specific instance of feeling hopeful
    it revived their hope of winning the pennant
  • noun The general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled
    in spite of his troubles he never gave up hope
  • noun Someone (or something) on which expectations are centered
    he was their best hope for a victory
  • noun United states comedian (born in england) who appeared in films with bing crosby (1903-2003)
  • noun One of the three christian virtues
  • verb Expect and wish
    I trust you will behave better from now on, I hope she understands that she cannot expect a raise
  • verb Be optimistic; be full of hope; have hopes
    I am still hoping that all will turn out well
  • verb Intend with some possibility of fulfilment
    I hope to have finished this work by tomorrow evening