I hope that we can understand our differences, and grow together.
He went largely into defensive mode from the first bell, seemingly with the hope of letting Klitschko grow fatigued.
If the meeting actually happens, let's hope (for Rodman's sake) we're getting a fashionable pontiff.
Let's hope that that the increased presence of women in the new Knesset will help free us from that chauvinism once and for all.
“When the CEO of one of the biggest and most successful affiliates resigns, I hope Nancy Brinker takes note,” Ellis said.
hope is perhaps inseparable from the existence of the passion of love.
I hope my dearest jewel is not going to leave me—are you, Nykin?
It may be that Sir John will live; if so I hope that he may profit by this lesson.
I hope my jewel does not think that ever I had any such thing in my head, or ever will have.
They came readily enough, in the hope of some favourable turn.
Old English hopian "wish, expect, look forward (to something)," of unknown origin, a general North Sea Germanic word (cf. Old Frisian hopia, Middle Low German, Middle Dutch, Dutch hopen; Middle High German hoffen "to hope," borrowed from Low German). Some suggest a connection with hop (v.) on the notion of "leaping in expectation" [Klein]. Related: Hoped; hoping.
Old English hopa, from hope (v.). Cf. Old Frisian and Middle Dutch hope, Dutch hoop, all from their respective verbs.