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to wish for / to desire / hope / CL: 個|个
disappointed / to lose hope / to despair
to hope for / to look forward to
to have expectations / to earnestly hope / expectation / hope
to entrust (to sb) / to place (one's hope, energy etc) in / a thing in which you invest (your hope, energy etc)
to hope for sth / to count on / hope
to fail to live up (to expectations) / unworthy (of trust) / to let down / to betray (hopes) / to disappoint
  *期* | 期* | *期
a period of time / phase / stage / classifier for issues of a periodical, courses of study / time / term / period / to hope / Taiwan pr. [qi2]
  *望* | 望* | *望
full moon / to hope / to expect / to visit / to gaze (into the distance) / to look towards / towards
  *希* | 希* | *希
to hope / to admire / variant of
Heping district of Shenyang city 瀋陽市|沈阳市, Liaoning / Hoping township in Taichung county 臺中縣|台中县, Taiwan
  *燃* | 燃* | *燃
to burn / to ignite / to light / fig. to spark off (hopes) / to start (debate) / to raise (hopes)
target / aim / objective / what one hopes to gain
  *冀* | 冀* | *冀
(literary) to hope for
to despair / to give up all hope / desperate / desperation
  *愿* | 愿* | *愿
to hope / to wish / to desire / hoped-for / ready / willing
  *盼* | 盼* | *盼
to hope for / to long for / to expect
  *偿* | 偿* | *偿
to repay / to compensate for / to recompense / to fulfill (hopes etc)
to be shattered / to be annihilated (of hope, illusions etc)
to have all one's wishes (idiom) / best wishes / all the best / may all your hopes be fulfilled
bumpy (of a road) / rough (of life) / to be down on one's luck / to be full of frustrations and dashed hopes
hope and expectation / to anticipate / to look forward to / to await expectantly
to place (hope, importance etc) on / to express / to show / to give
to hope / to expect / expectation(s)
in order to / hoping to / attempting to / waiting for
a gleam of hope
to ignite / to light / fig. to spark off (hopes, controversy, flames of revolution)
to expect / to look forward to / anxious for sth / to hope (to get sth)
an extravagant hope / to have excessive expectations
the empty city stratagem (in which Zhuge Liang presents himself as unperturbed while making it evident that his city is undefended, hoping his adversary will suspect an ambush) / double bluff
lit. to hope one's son becomes a dragon (idiom); fig. to long for one' s child to succeed in life / to have great hopes for one's offspring / to give one's child the best education as a career investment
consigned to eternal damnation / with no hope of reprieve
lit. the willow trees make the shade, the flowers give the light (idiom); at one's darkest hour, a glimmer of hope / light at the end of the tunnel
Cape of Good Hope
to dawdle / to go slow deliberately / to fizzle out / to have all one's hopes dashed / (Tw) to have a soak in a hot spring
(of dreams, hopes etc) to vanish / to evaporate / (of a person) to become disillusioned / disillusionment
if only it were so / I hope so (idiom)
While the green hills last, there'll be wood to burn (idiom). Where there's life there's hope.
all one's hopes and efforts come to nothing / futile
to seek for / to hope to gain / desirous
to bid farewell / to part (usually with little hope of meeting again)
lit. drinking poison in the hope of quenching one's thirst (idiom) / fig. a supposed remedy that only makes matters worse
sky clears after rain / new hopes after a disastrous period (idiom) / every cloud has a silver lining (idiom) / see also 雨過天青|雨过天青
lit. a clay ox enters the sea (idiom); fig. to disappear with no hope of returning
without hope / hopeless / without prospects
earnest / ardent (hope etc)
lit. to hope one's daughter becomes a phoenix (idiom) / fig. to hope one's daughter is a success in life
unfit for anything / no good / useless / (of a sick person) beyond hope
to hope to reach / to strive for
to place hopes on
I'm sure we'll meet again some day. (idiom) / Hope to see you again.
lit. to see only the other rider's dust and have no hope of catching up (idiom) / to be far inferior
renowned / prestigious / great hopes / expectations
to fail / to come to nothing / to fall through (of plans, hopes) / to lie
Hoping township in Taichung county 臺中縣|台中县, Taiwan
potholed and bumpy road (idiom); fig. full of disappointment and dashed hopes
hopes / good prospects
hot money, money flowing from one currency to another in the hope of quick profit
Heaven never bars one's way (idiom); don't despair and you will find a way through. / Never give up hope. / Never say die.
sky clears after rain / new hopes after a disastrous period (idiom) / every cloud has a silver lining (idiom) / see also 雨過天晴|雨过天晴
to hope / to wish / hope / wish / (old) name of an official post
soured by the loss of one's hopes
hopes are dashed
(literary) to hope for / to wish
no way out / nowhere to go / trapped beyond hope of rescue / painted into a corner
lit. not to stop until one reaches the Yellow River (idiom) / fig. to persevere until one reaches one's goal / to keep going while some hope is left
hope / to hope / to look forward to
(coll.) idea / hope
lit. to shout out hoping for fives and sixes when gambling with dice; a hubbub of gambling
"youth freezing", Chinese girls beginning anti-ageing treatments as young as two years old in the hope they will never look old
  *跂* | 跂* | *跂
to climb / to hope
out of ammunition and no hope of reinforcements (idiom); in desperate straits
every hope turns to dust (idiom); completely disheartened
great hopes / great expectations
to place high hopes
an extravagant hope / to have unrealistic expectations
hitching a ride to the sky on the dragon and phoenix (idiom); fig. currying favor with the rich and powerful in the hope of advancement
lit. heaven won't let the sparrows go hungry (idiom) / fig. don't give up hope / if you tough it out, there will be light at the end of the tunnel
to wish for higher status (idiom); to curry favor in the hope of promotion
to hold (expectations, hopes etc) / to maintain (an attitude etc) / to harbor (doubts etc) / to clinch (boxing)
to stand a good chance / to have great hopes / to be promising
(one's) last straw to clutch at / one's last hope

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