have one's hopes/sights fixed on

Definition of have one's hopes/sights fixed on

:to direct one's hopes, efforts, etc., toward (something)

Word by Word Definitions

hope play hopes
  1. : to cherish a desire with anticipation : to want something to happen or be true

  2. : trust

  3. : to desire with expectation of obtainment or fulfillment

  1. : trust, reliance

  2. : desire accompanied by expectation of or belief in fulfillment

  3. : someone or something on which hopes are centered

sight play sights
  1. : something that is seen : spectacle

  2. : a thing regarded as worth seeing

  3. : something ludicrous or disorderly in appearance

  1. : to get or catch sight of

  2. : to look at through or as if through a sight

  3. : to aim by means of sights

  1. : based on recognition or comprehension without previous study

  2. : payable on presentation

fixed play
  1. : securely placed or fastened : stationary

  2. : nonvolatile

  3. : formed into a chemical compound


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