Definition of 'hoped-for'
Example sentences containing 'hoped-for'
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She was praying that she would find him in, and for once her prayers had the hoped-for result. THREE KINDS OF KISSING - SCOTTISH SHORT STORIES`In the West, we have a tendency to locate our hoped-for future somewhere in a golden past. DREAMS OF INNOCENCEThe hoped-for letter was waiting for him at the flat in North Ryde. STAGE FRIGHT
Translations for 'hoped-for'
British English: hoped-for ADJECTIVE
Hoped-for is used to describe something that people would like to happen, and which they usually think is likely or possible.
The hoped-for economic recovery did not arrive.
Definition of hoped-for from the Collins English Dictionary
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