in (the) hope of/that


variants or in hopes of/that
: with the hope that something will happen or could happen
He returned to the crime scene in (the) hope of finding further evidence.
He waited in hopes that she would show up.

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“In (the) hope of/that.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Mar. 2023.

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