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In a sincere or genuine way.‘I sincerely hope that we shall have a change of government’‘a sincerely held belief’
genuinely, honestly, really, with all sincerity, truly, truthfully, wholeheartedly, with all one's heart, from the bottom of one's heart, earnestly, fervently, seriouslywithout pretence, without feigning, in good faithView synonyms
- ‘I sincerely hope we don't get rid of our trams by then, or this dream will never become a reality.’
- ‘I sincerely hope that the democratic majority of the British electorate will do likewise.’
- ‘And I sincerely hope that the new body will keep up the momentum and emphasis on that.’
- ‘My heart goes out to Malcolm and I sincerely hope he finds somewhere better to live than another drainpipe.’
- ‘I sincerely hope not, but if you are, have you considered having yourself frozen?’
- ‘It's been a fight of forty years that I sincerely hope others will take on.’
- ‘I sincerely hope that you've gained the benefit of similar nuggets of existence recently.’
- ‘No country or people could deserve what happened, and I sincerely hope to God it never happens again.’
- ‘I sincerely hope it is not used as a lifestyle choice for designing when you want to have children.’
- ‘Ross County will sincerely hope their recent scoreless set of results is no indication of any lasting trend.’
- ‘I sincerely hope this man will reflect on my response and consider his action in the event of a similar occurrence.’
- ‘He seemed a really genuine guy and sincerely appreciated that we had been following the tour.’
- ‘I sincerely hope that they will feel able to accept the Vicar's invitation to return to us.’
- ‘We sincerely hope the government will be ready to come out with the right response.’
- ‘I sincerely hope that the general public will not be put off from an excellent venue by the contents of the report.’
- ‘Yes, agreed if they so desire, that is their right, but I sincerely hope they are not forced to.’
- ‘I know he has thought long and hard about this and I sincerely hope he enjoys his time in Dublin.’
- ‘I sincerely hope that harsh and hard lessons are learnt from this which aren't casually forgotten.’
- ‘We here at the firm sincerely hope that you do not take these criticisms as a complete rejection of your application.’
- ‘I sincerely hope your next article will tell us it has been cancelled - dead and buried!’
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