sperate

adjective
spe·​rate | \ˈspiˌrāt\

Definition of sperate 

archaic

: hoped for : to be hoped for especially : giving some hope of being paid

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History and Etymology for sperate

Latin speratus, past participle of sperare to hope; akin to Latin spes hope

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