Examples from the Web for wishfully
Manabozho looked on wishfully to see them eat till they were fully satisfied, and they left him nothing but the bare bones.
The peach looked so tempting that Nannie looked at it wishfully.Nanny Merry|Anonymous
He looked at me most wishfully, and began talking cat language, and I knew he was saying, "Please put Tricksey back on the floor."
Why, Deacon Downs himself can drink three cups of a morning, an' then look around sort of wishfully for another.Jack the Hunchback|James Otis
There she stood, wiping the tears from her eyes, looking on wishfully, while her husband did not even know that she was there.The Vicar of Bullhampton|Anthony Trollope