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Synonyms for hope

Synonyms for hope

a specific instance of feeling hopeful

the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled

grounds for feeling hopeful about the future

someone (or something) on which expectations are centered

United States comedian (born in England) who appeared in films with Bing Crosby (1903-2003)

one of the three Christian virtues

expect and wish

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be optimistic

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intend with some possibility of fulfilment

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In season and out, hope springs eternal from New England's rocky soil.
Hope springs eternal in beginning artists ready to launch themselves in their careers.
Since hope springs eternal, both Prime Minister Ryutaro Hashimoto and Keizo Obuchi were initially the objects of much wishful thinking.
Hope springs eternal out West though, and for good reason it seems.
So hope springs eternal that the national representative will go on to glory in "the big one".
Hope springs eternal for hopeful romantics, even if their pals get a bit fed up buying wedding presents.
It seems that hope springs eternal on the sell side, despite recent history which suggests that the year following a decline in the metals market is the hardest for the sector.
St Nicholas Abbey, a former Racing Post Trophy winner who also went into the Guineas unbeaten, was an expensive flop in the race for the trainer two years ago, so hope springs eternal for Camelot's rivals.
It is even suggested that a Lottery ticket or scratch card would make a good Christmas present on the basis that hope springs eternal when you are struggling to survive.
HOPE SPRINGS ETERNAL this time of year in the HAPPI office.
David Williams, of Ladbrokes, said: "The reports about Born To Sea are exciting and hope springs eternal for punters who remember Sea The Stars with such affection.
However, hope springs eternal at Sharmans Cross and with their ambitious, attacking style Bees have more than a chance of beating Moseley, who have nothing to play for, but they will need a big game from fly-half Ben Patston.
Hope springs eternal, but the possibility that 2,000 missing PAYE documents are still within the confines of the Birmingham tax office five weeks after they went missing seems remote.
Still, hope springs eternal, and McLeish was in relaxed mood during the countdown to the draw.
But hope springs eternal, and Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's Task Force on Jobs and the Economy is developing a recommendation that would call for a new charter reform commission to help make the city more business-friendly.