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Facing twin crises, four museum directors share their vision and hopes for the future.

From Vox

Where stocks are concerned, that ray of hope is leading pros to reconsider where they’ll earn the best returns.

From Fortune

Those hopes, though, seem to rest on what happens in the Senate run-offs in Georgia, Noto said.

From Fortune

Chris Grove of the research firm Eilers & Krejcik Gaming said that sportsbooks are generally paying several hundreds of dollars in customer acquisition costs in hopes of acquiring lifetime values in excess of a thousand dollars per paying customer.

From Fortune

There’s hope for symbiosis between its left and its center if they don’t eat each other alive.

They had hoped the autopsy would show Brinsley had eaten something that would point them in the right direction.

He hoped also to be a chaplain through his local church, and he was nearing the end of his formal training.

Liu had just gotten married two months before and hoped to start a family right away.

She hoped the church, which reinforced her views, would be a good environment for him, he explained.

And then we planned (or hoped) to make that back in ticket sales.

To see a part of my scheme, from which I had hoped so much, go wrong before my eyes is maddening!

If so, it is to be hoped that, wise man as you are, the first attack of this disorder was also your last.

He had hoped to have her reason it out with him, and he had prayed that he be given a little time, and then all would be well.

He paid for the lunch, and tipped the waiters so liberally that they all hoped he would come again often.

The sailors had hoped they would be able to shield the Southern point of the Peninsula by interposing their ships but they can't.


On this page you'll find 45 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hoped, such as: count on, hold, assume, wish, anticipate, and expect.

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