Synonyms of 'hope'
in the sense of assumption
something that is taken for grantedThey are wrong in their assumption that we are all alike.
in the sense of confidence
trust in a person or thingI have every confidence in you.
in the sense of desire
a wish or longingI had a strong desire to help and care for people.
in the sense of dream
a goal or aimMy dream is to have a house in the country.
in the sense of expect
to regard as likelyWe expect the talks will continue until tomorrow.
in the sense of expectancy
anticipation or expectationThe atmosphere here at the stadium is one of expectancy.
in the sense of expectation
something looked forward to, whether feared or hoped forHis nerves tingled with expectation.
in the sense of faith
complete confidence or trust, such as in a person or remedyShe had placed a great deal of faith in him.
in the sense of longing
a strong feeling of wanting something one is unlikely ever to haveHe felt a longing for the familiar.
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