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hopes meaning

EN[hoʊps] [həʊps] [-əʊps]
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    Definition of hopes in English Dictionary

  • NounBFhope
    1. plural of hope.
    2. VerbBFhopePRhopingPT, PPhoped
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of hope.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The police are hoping to find the people who burned down the cottage.
          • I hope you'll find the right man who'll fix it for ya - Zutons - Valerie
          • I hope they'll tone it down and stop arguing so much.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • If someone attributes these miracles to Beelzebub's spirit, not through ignorance but through malice, his wrongmindedness is past hope.
          • This manifesto missed the mark and they failed to attract people's attention as they had hoped.
          • The spillover from the dam due to the heavy rains will run down this channel and harmlessly dump into that river, we hope.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          Grammatically, this word "hopes" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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