with hopes of

idiom

variants or with the hope of
: wanting something to be true : hoping that something will happen
She went back to the restaurant with hopes of finding her purse there.

Examples of with hopes of in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Officials hosted the free event, dubbed Elope at the Eclipse, at the East Green Amphitheater with hopes of attracting roughly 25 couples. USA TODAY, 9 Apr. 2024 Now, Bennett is pregnant with her second child and studying biochemistry at Trinity Washington University with hopes of starting a pharmaceutical brand. Ellie Silverman, Washington Post, 9 Apr. 2024 For those with hopes of the Heat jumping even higher than sixth-place in the East, the New York Knicks and Orlando Magic both lost on Friday. Anthony Chiang, Miami Herald, 6 Apr. 2024 Kayla Padilla and Kayla Williams, former teammates at Bishop Montgomery High who reunited at USC with hopes of winning a championship together, combined to make five of nine three-pointers. Thuc Nhi Nguyen, Los Angeles Times, 10 Mar. 2024 Although the palace released the image likely with hopes of quelling rumors about Princess Kate's health that have been circulating online, the snap quickly came under fire for multiple editing errors. Stephanie Petit, Peoplemag, 13 Mar. 2024 Operating in a perennial shadow cast by the Lakers, the Clippers actually have a decent team this season, with hopes of winning their first championship. Scott Cacciola, New York Times, 3 Mar. 2024 Since Amelia Earhart disappeared more than 85 years ago while attempting to fly around the world, people have been searching for her plane with hopes of solving the mystery behind her final flight. Praveena Somasundaram, Washington Post, 31 Jan. 2024 This year's only other declared third-party candidate, activist and professor Cornel West has said his objective is to get his name on the ballot in 15 states by March and between 30 to 35 states by June, with hopes of getting on all 50 (or slightly less) by Election Day in November. USA TODAY, 26 Feb. 2024

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“With hopes of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/with%20hopes%20of. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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