Definition of "hopes" []

  • A feeling of desire for something and confidence in the possibility of its fulfilment (noun)
  • A reasonable ground for this feeling (noun)
  • A person or thing that gives cause for hope (noun)
  • A thing, situation, or event that is desired (noun)
  • To desire (something) with some possibility of fulfilment (verb)
  • To have a wish (for a future event, situation, etc) (verb)
  • To trust, expect, or believe (verb)
  • Plural form of hope. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of hope. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hopes" in a sentence
  • "*Hopes, hopes, hopes* I gathered awl mine dollar bills, um, fur donations uf kourse."
  • "So again of Colonel Evans, who, after losing a fine estate long held out to his hopes, five times over put himself at the head of _forlorn hopes_."
  • "*crosses everything for good luck and hopes hopes hopes*"