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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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Hope can be very beneficial as it's a state of mind encased in optimism.
With more than 75 million people watching MBC's TV channels every day, sharing people's hope with us will literally touch the lives of millions and create a momentum that is more powerful than one could have even envisaged," concluded Hayek.
Rabbi Harold Schulweiss of Valley Beth Shalom in Encino, a bridge builder among various faiths in Los Angeles, said he has hope for the new pope, despite the pontiff's link to the Hitler Youth as he grew up in Germany.
The prophets lived during times when hope was hard to come by, but they provided hope for God's people.
In this context, hope is conceptualized as a goal-directed cognitive process.
Comerica's collaboration with Operation HOPE presents an opportunity to promote financial literacy in Los Angeles and Detroit.
He was one of the sweetest, dearest human beings you've ever met in your life,'' said Mort Lachman, a writer and producer whom Hope plucked from obscurity in the 1940s.
Authentic hope is also to be distinguished from desire.
Hope's death Sunday night was mourned throughout Los Angeles, particularly in the tree-lined San Fernando Valley neighborhood where Hope and his wife, Dolores, made their home since 1938.
All net proceeds from the scooter will help fund the Sutter Home for Hope program.
It give you a feeling like the cause wasn't lost, fightin' for somethin', and along comes a man who lifted your hopes and give (you) the strength to do what you had to do.
Public hearings in Nunavut are scheduled for mid-July and Miramar hopes to have permits in the first half of 2005, allowing a 2006 production start.
Hopes of another ``Road'' picture died with Crosby's passing, and plans for Hope to star in a Walter Winchell story never materialized.