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Good Hope, Cape of Unabridged
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  • After a very long passage of five months and some days she arrived at the Cape of good hope without having had one man sick.

  • He had good hope that she was only stunned, and would revive presently.

    Benita, An African Romance H. Rider Haggard
  • With six men, and good hope of booty, if it please St Nicholas.

    Ivanhoe Walter Scott
  • Away went the good hope on her adventurous and perilous voyage.

    Washed Ashore W.H.G. Kingston
  • All of them had received the "holy death sacrament," and had started on the mysterious voyage in good hope.

    From the Oak to the Olive Julia Ward Howe
  • “You have good hope that it is well with him,” said Mrs Grattan.

    Stephen Grattan's Faith Margaret M. Robertson
  • After the failure of her attempt to board us, the corsair hauled aft her sheets and shot ahead of the good hope.

  • Be kind to me; and I have good hope that Time will be kind to you.

    Time's Portraiture Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • We shall find ourselves carried past these volcanic islands, or through them, and then west to the Cape of good hope.

British Dictionary definitions for good hope

Good Hope

Cape of Good Hope, See Cape of Good Hope
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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