What does hoping mean?

Definitions for hoping

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word hoping.


  1. hoping(Noun)


  2. hoping(Noun)

    being optimistic toward

  3. hoping(Adjective)

    filled with or inspiring hope (uncommon)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hoping

    of Hope

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'hoping' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3087

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'hoping' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1683


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hoping in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hoping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pastor Anthony Brankin:

    I'm hoping to meet them and their parents and hoping to see if we can get these boys on the right track.

  2. William Least Heat Moon:

    There are two kinds of adventurers those who go truly hoping to find adventure and those who go secretly hoping they won't.

  3. Ronald Reagan:

    To sit back hoping that someday, someway, someone will make things right is to go on feeding the crocodile, hoping he will eat you last--but eat you he will.

  4. Ahmed Korayem:

    A woman gets into a relationship hoping to change the man. A man gets into a relationship hoping that the woman doesn't change. Both realize how gravely mistaken they are

  5. Jim Gorbunow:

    I’m hoping it will bring attention to the fact that people need organ donors. I’m not the only one who needs a kidney transplant so I’m hoping it benefits everybody.

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