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Definitions of hope:

part of speech: noun

A desire of some good, with expectation of obtaining it: confidence: anticipation: he who or that which furnishes ground of expectation: that which is hoped for.

part of speech: verb transitive

To expect with confidence or desire.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To cherish a desire for good; trust confidently.

part of speech: verb transitive

To desire with expectation or with belief in the prospect of obtaining.

part of speech: noun

Troop, only in the phrase forlorn- hope.

part of speech: verb

To cherish a desire of good, with some degree of expectation of attaining it; to trust in with confident anticipation of good.

part of speech: noun

The desire of good accompanied by expectation; anticipation; confidence; the object of desire.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To cherish a desire of good with expectation of obtaining it: to place confidence ( in).

part of speech: noun

The desire of good, accompanied with some degree of expectation of obtaining it, or with a belief that it is attainable; anticipation of future good; trust; opinion or belief not amounting to certainty.

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