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  1. hopingnoun


  2. hopingnoun

    being optimistic toward

  3. hopingadjective

    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

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  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

Examples of hoping in a Sentence

  1. Evelyne Opondo:

    I’m hoping this will allow many clinics to reopen across Africa and save thousands of women’s lives.

  2. Klay Thompson:

    Well we need him if we want to win this thing, i know Steph is going to do everything he can in his power to play. Really hoping he’s OK because he’s our identity, and without him, it will be very difficult.

  3. Ava DuVernay:

    We're hoping that people watch this very famous case and begin to become emotional and connected to the idea that we need massive work to reframe the way we think about criminality in the United States.

  4. Don Waddell:

    If free agency starts and we know we need a defenseman, we ca n’t be patient and wait for Dougie Hamilton to make a decision, we want Dougie Hamilton back, and we’re hoping we can do that this week.

  5. Smithsonian Channel:

    He kind of used us to see what he would have to do to keep some of his Australian women -- and later the English women, how he could keep them in the United States. So more or less, he went along with it. He didn’t really like Elizabeth that much. Because Elizabeth would tell him to his face if she thought he was doing something wrong… I guess he was also hoping I would take an interest in someone else. But in the end, he went along with it because he needed to see how the immigration process worked.

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    incapable of being atoned for
    • A. valetudinarian
    • B. sesquipedalian
    • C. pecuniary
    • D. inexpiable

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