Definitions and translations for "hopeful"

Definition of hopeful

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Adjective
1. Feeling hope.
I have been very hopeful.
I am hopeful that I will recover from the disease.
2. Inspiring hope.
Noun
3. Somebody who is hoping for success or victory.
Several presidential hopefuls are campaigning in New Hampshire this week.
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English - English - hopeful

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n. person who shows promise of future success; one who aspires to a certain office or position, candidate
adj. promising, favorable; showing hope; full of hope, optimistic

English - Spanish - hopeful

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s. optimista
adj. esperanzador, expectante

English - French - hopeful

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n. confiance, espoir
adj. plein d'espoir; qui promet

English - German - hopeful

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n. hoffnungsvoller Mensch; jem der eine bestimmte Arbeitsstelle anstrebt, Kandidat
adj. vielversprechend; hoffend; hoffnungsvoll

English - Indonesian - hopeful

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a. pengharapan: penuh pengharapan, berharap: yg berharap, harapan: yg memberi harapan

English - Italian - hopeful

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s. speranza, promessa
agg. speranzoso, fiducioso, pieno di speranze; promettente, che dà speranza; che promette bene

English - Polish - hopeful

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a. pełny nadziei, pełen nadziei, optymistyczny, pogodny, ufny, obiecujący

English - Portuguese - hopeful

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s. otimismo
adj. promissor; que dá ou tem esperança; esperançoso

English - Romanian - hopeful

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a. inspira: care inspiră speranţe, descuraja: care nu se descurajează, promite: care promite, optimist, plin de speranţă

English - Russian - hopeful

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с. надеющийся; многообещающий
прил. многообещающий, подающий надежды, надеющийся

English - Turkish - hopeful

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s. ümitli, umutlu, iyimser, ümit verici, geleceği parlak

English - Ukrainian - hopeful

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a. надіятися: який надіється, багатообіцяючий

English - Dutch - hopeful

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zn. hoopvol
bn. belovend; hoopgevend; hoopvol

English - Greek - hopeful

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επίθ. γεμάτος ελπίδες, εύελπις, πλήρης ελπίδων, ελπιδοφόρος

English - Arabic - hopeful

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‏مفعم بالأمل، مشجع، واعد، متفائل، مبشر‏

English - Chinese - hopeful

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(名) 有希望之人, 有前途之人
(形) 抱有希望的; 有希望的; 有前途的

English - Chinese - hopeful

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(名) 有希望之人, 有前途之人
(形) 抱有希望的; 有希望的; 有前途的

English - Hindi - hopeful

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a. आशाजनक, आशावान, आशापूर्ण, आशावादी, आशा देनेवाला, उम्मेद दिलानेवाला

English - Japanese - hopeful

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(形) 希望に満ちた; 期待の大きい; 望みを持った; 有望な; 前向きな
(名) 前途有望な人

English - Korean - hopeful

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명. 전도유망한 사람, 장래가 기대되는 사람
형. 전도 유망한; 희망에 찬, 긍정적인

English - Vietnamese - hopeful

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n. tương lai nhiều hy vọng
a. nhiều hy vọng, đầy hứa hẹn, tràn trề hy vọng
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Synonyms for hopeful
1. encouraging: promising, uplifting, fortifying, favourable, reassuring, calming
2. optimistic: confident, expectant, trusting, sanguine