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used about something that you want or hope for more than anything else
a faint hope or possibility is very slight
if you have high hopes or expectations, you hope or expect that something very good will happen
based on hopes or wishes, and not on what is likely or possible
something that you very much want to happen
a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time
frightening in a way that makes you nervous because it involves things that do not seem natural...
an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners
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Free thesaurus definition of words used to describe hopes from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.