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Hope

Definition

[n] one of the three Christian virtues
[n] grounds for feeling hopeful about the future; "there is little or no promise that he will recover"
[n] a specific instance of feeling hopeful; "it revived their hope of winning the pennant"
[n] the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled; "in spite of his troubles he never gave up hope"
[n] someone (or something) on which expectations are centered; "he was their best hope for a victory"
[n] United States comedian (born in England) who appeared in films with Bing Crosby (born in 1903)
[v] intend with some possibility of fulfilment; "I hope to have finished this work by tomorrow evening"
[v] be optimistic; be full of hope; have hopes; "I am still hoping that all will turn out well"
[v] expect with desire; "I trust you will behave better from now on"; "I hope she understands that she cannot expect a raise"

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Antonyms

despair, despair