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hopeful

adjective

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hopeful

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hopeful

  1. one who seeks an office, honor, position, or award the three mayoral hopefuls are going to debate on local TV Synonyms applicant, applier, aspirant, campaigner, contender, expectant, candidate, prospect, seekerRelated Words competitor, contestant, entrant, entry, favorite, qualifier; dark horse, spoiler, stalking horse; crown prince, favorite son; claimant, pretender; nominee, running mateNear Antonyms incumbent, officeholder; awardee, honoree, inductee; dropoutAntonyms noncandidate


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