DictionaryThesaurusScrabbleExamplesQuiz

hoping meaning

EN
US

    Definition of hoping in English Dictionary

  • VerbSUF-ing
    1. present participle of hope.
    2. AdjectiveCOMmore hopingSUPmost hoping
      1. (rare) Filled with or inspiring hope.
        1. A hoping situation is not yet desolate.
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • “This is my first time here,” Ivanovic said. “I was actually hoping it would snow because we always play in places where it’s very warm. So it’s fun also to get freezed a little bit."
        • I was hoping that, by volunteering at this refuge, I could make a difference, however small.
        • Jimmy sucked up to the English teacher hoping he would get an A.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Morphemes
          • Suffixes
            • Words by suffix
              • Words suffixed with -ing
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
          Related Links:
          1. en hopings
          2. en hopingly
          Source: Wiktionary
           0 0

          Meaning of hoping for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "hoping" is an adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
          Difficultness: Level 2
          12345678910
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 1
          12345678910
          Definite    ➨     Versatile
          0.19