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Usually, for a two-termer, the first term merely sets up conditions for (hoped-for) second-term successes.

Right now the pages of that dictionary—particularly when it comes to the hoped-for outcome of these talks—are rather smudged.

The first thing to point out is that under the hoped-for models, we'll probably need more doctors.

But the hoped-for “magic acquisition” is now a lot to of a curse.

Forgetting about real estate, your (hoped-for) arrival is being portrayed as the Second Coming.

There was jealousy, humiliation, hoped-for revenge throughout the entire empire.

Which promise also was accurately kept, the hoped-for time having come.

I hope that is a mistake, as it would deprive me of my hoped-for rest amongst you.

In Mr. Roberts' mansion preparations for receiving and entertaining the hoped-for guests went briskly forward.

The young people were jubilant, as the long hoped-for pleasure trip to Europe was about to be realized.


On this page you'll find 44 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hoped-for, such as: likely, predicted, proposed, scheduled, awaited, and coming.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.