Definitions of hopeful:
  • noun:   an ambitious and aspiring young person
    Example: "Two executive hopefuls joined the firm"
  • adjective:   having or manifesting or inspiring hope
    Example: "A line of people hopeful of obtaining tickets"
  • adjective:   presaging good fortune

Related words...
Use in a sentence...
Related quotations...
Descriptive words...

Search for hopeful at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

See hopeful used in context: 17 poetry verses, 9 Shakespeare works, 1 quotation, 9 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2020 Datamuse