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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 language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a card game for two pairs of players
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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