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See definition of hope on Dictionary.com
  • nounlonging; dream
  • verblong for, dream about

synonyms for hope

  • achievement
  • ambition
  • anticipation
  • aspiration
  • belief
  • concern
  • confidence
  • desire
  • expectation
  • faith
  • goal
  • optimism
  • promise
  • prospect
  • wish
  • assumption
  • buoyancy
  • daydream
  • dependence
  • endurance
  • expectancy
  • fancy
  • fortune
  • gain
  • hopefulness
  • reliance
  • reverie
  • reward
  • rosiness
  • sanguineness
  • security
  • stock
  • utopia
  • Promised Land
  • bright side
  • castles in air
  • fool's paradise
  • greedy glutton
  • light at end of tunnel
  • pipe dream
  • thing with feathers
See also synonyms for: hoped / hoper / hopes / hoping
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antonyms for hope

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  • disbelief
  • dislike
  • distrust
  • doubt
  • fear
  • hate
  • hatred
  • hopelessness
  • fact
  • reality
  • truth
  • despair
  • discouragement
  • pessimism
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To hope for something implies a wish that an event may take place and an expectation that it will: to hope for the best. The verb expect implies confidently believing, usually for good reasons, that an event will occur: to expect a visit from a friend. To anticipate is to look forward to an event and even to picture it: Do you anticipate trouble? Await (wait for) something implies being alert and ready, whether for good or evil: to await news after a cyclone.

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How to use hope in a sentence

The hope is to get them to start heeding the principles in their products and influence other companies and organizations to do the same.
WHY KIDS NEED SPECIAL PROTECTION FROM AI’S INFLUENCEKAREN HAOSEPTEMBER 17, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
“You cannot gas the company and throw unlimited resources at problems and hope for the best, which a lot of startups do and this one did as well,” he says.
MEET SNOWFLAKE, ONE OF THE BUZZIEST TECH IPOS EVERAARON PRESSMANSEPTEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
Not really, because the substitute for Kodak was so radically different, in Instagram, as a way of sharing memories and photos, that they probably had no hope.
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That may be ambitious rhetoric, pinning a lot of hope on what a digital version might do for the yuan’s global standing.
THE SAME PROBLEMS PLAGUING THE YUAN WILL PLAGUE CHINA’S DIGITAL CURRENCYMARY HUISEPTEMBER 10, 2020QUARTZ
The hope is that all those activations help turn Amazon into a branding channel for Buick, whether it’s targeted ads in cars, on the marketplace or on Amazon Fire TV.
‘AMAZON IS A BRAND PLAY FOR US’: HOW BUICK IS BUILDING A LONG-TERM PARTNERSHIP AROUND AMAZON’S AD BUSINESSSEB JOSEPHSEPTEMBER 10, 2020DIGIDAY
The Heat essentially opted to sell out in hopes of slowing Antetokounmpo down.
THE BUCKS PLAYED IT SAFE AND MADE THE WRONG KIND OF HISTORYCHRIS HERRING (CHRIS.HERRING@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)SEPTEMBER 9, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Conference commissioners are leaving stadium capacity arrangements up to member schools with the hope that local, state and campus guidelines will influence those decisions.
FOOTBALL IS COMING TO THREE OF THE POWER FIVE CONFERENCES. COVID-19 IS ALREADY THERE.JOSH PLANOSSEPTEMBER 8, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Others are starting with virtual learning and hope to have kids walking the halls by late fall.
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There is also the hope that more of the needed materials can be harvested through recycling.
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I kept making the miles that I needed to break Jennifer’s record, and I kept holding out hope, but by the time I got through Shenandoah National Park, it was clear that it wasn’t getting better and that I wasn’t getting the recovery that I needed.
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WORDS RELATED TO HOPE

  • aim
  • aspiration
  • desire
  • dream
  • end
  • enterprise
  • goal
  • hope
  • intent
  • mark
  • objective
  • purpose
  • target
  • wish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.