Idioms about hope
Origin of hope
OTHER WORDS FROM hope
Other definitions for hope (2 of 2)
How to use hope in a sentence
Facing twin crises, four museum directors share their vision and hopes for the future.
Where stocks are concerned, that ray of hope is leading pros to reconsider where they’ll earn the best returns.
Those hopes, though, seem to rest on what happens in the Senate run-offs in Georgia, Noto said.The cashless economy: How fintech is approaching the future of finance|McKenna Moore|November 19, 2020|Fortune
Chris Grove of the research firm Eilers & Krejcik Gaming said that sportsbooks are generally paying several hundreds of dollars in customer acquisition costs in hopes of acquiring lifetime values in excess of a thousand dollars per paying customer.Free money, big addictions: Inside the booming world of online sports betting|Brett Haensel|November 15, 2020|Fortune
There’s hope for symbiosis between its left and its center if they don’t eat each other alive.AOC isn’t picking a fight over ideology. She’s staging an intervention.|Molly Roberts|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
They had hoped the autopsy would show Brinsley had eaten something that would point them in the right direction.
He hoped also to be a chaplain through his local church, and he was nearing the end of his formal training.
Liu had just gotten married two months before and hoped to start a family right away.
She hoped the church, which reinforced her views, would be a good environment for him, he explained.
And then we planned (or hoped) to make that back in ticket sales.
To see a part of my scheme, from which I had hoped so much, go wrong before my eyes is maddening!
If so, it is to be hoped that, wise man as you are, the first attack of this disorder was also your last.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
He had hoped to have her reason it out with him, and he had prayed that he be given a little time, and then all would be well.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux
He paid for the lunch, and tipped the waiters so liberally that they all hoped he would come again often.Rosemary in Search of a Father|C. N. Williamson
The sailors had hoped they would be able to shield the Southern point of the Peninsula by interposing their ships but they can't.
British Dictionary definitions for hope (1 of 2)
Derived forms of hopehoper, noun
Word Origin for hope
British Dictionary definitions for hope (2 of 2)
Other Idioms and Phrases with hope
In addition to the idioms beginning with hope
- hope against hope
- hope springs eternal
- great white hope
- in hopes of
- live in (hope of)
- not a hope in hell
- pin one's hopes on
- while there's life, there's hope