Synonyms of hope in English:

hope


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noun

1‘I had high hopes of making the Olympic team’

SYNONYMS

aspiration, desire, wish, expectation, ambition, aim, plan, dream, daydream, pipe dream

longing, yearning, craving, hankering

2‘most of us begin married life filled with hope’

SYNONYMS

hopefulness, optimism, expectation, expectancy

confidence, faith, trust, belief, conviction, assurance

3‘he does see some hope for the future’

SYNONYMS

optimism, grounds for hope, promise, light at the end of the tunnel

ANTONYMS

pessimism


verb

1‘he's hoping for an offer of compensation’

SYNONYMS

expect, anticipate, look for, wait for, be hopeful of, pin one's hopes on, want

wish for, dream of, hope against hope for

ANTONYMS

despair of

2‘we're hoping to address all these issues’

SYNONYMS

aim, intend, be looking, have every intention, have the intention, have in mind, plan, aspire