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hopes

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 actor John Smith hopes to fight off the other nominees for the Golden Globe award.
          • They doubled back in hopes of finding the road again.
          • I really, really hope that you're looking to generate test data or filler text. If you're not, then DIAF.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • The generational shift Mr. Obama once embodied is, in fact, well under way, but it will not change Washington as quickly — or as harmoniously — as a lot of voters once hoped.
          • After conventional medicine failed me, spiritual healing was a desperate last hope.
          • 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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