Hopeful synonyms and antonyms

hōp'fəl

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Waiting, as for the birth of a child or for an inheritance
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Presenting favorable circumstances or showing signs of a favorable outcome; propitious:
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Without wind or motion; still; quiet
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Having faith
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Inclined to anticipate; of or full of anticipation
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Having been made bold.
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The definition of eager is ready and impatient to do something.
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Trusting or willing to trust.
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Promoting a feeling of cheer; pleasant:
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That trusts; trustful
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Optimistic
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Concerned with or making provision for the future:
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Not disturbed or troubled; calm, peaceful, tranquil, etc.
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The definition of blithe is cheerful or carefree or lacking in concern.
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Having a clear, quick intellect; intelligent.
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Happening, done, said, etc. at a suitable time; well-timed; opportune
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Boding well; favorable; auspicious
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Appropriate; proper:
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Tending to enliven, motivate, or exalt:
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That causes discouragement
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The definition of unfortunate is unlucky, or something that is regrettable or inappropriate.
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Expecting the best in all possible ways.
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Of or characterized by pessimism; expecting the worst
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Destitute of hope; having no expectation of good; despairing.
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Characterized by or resulting from despair; hopeless:
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(Archaic) Despairing; without hope
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Alternative form of wannabe.
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One who aspires, as to advancement, honors, or a high position.
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Assured is defined as something that is definite.
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Optimistic
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The definition of poised is a calm and assured person.
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Encouraging
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Timely; opportune
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Giving help; of service; useful
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The definition of buoyant is someone or something that is able to rise or float in air or water.
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Optimistic
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Of a woman or female animal, in expectation of giving birth; pregnant.
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Optimistic
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Joyful, glad, taking pleasure in being alive. Not depressed or sad.
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The definition of comfortable is mind and body being at ease or someone that makes a person feel secure, happy or relaxed.
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Alternative form of Pollyannaish.
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Smiling, as with happiness or optimism.
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Optimistic
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Advantageous; helpful:
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Encouraging
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Condescendingly courteous; indulgent:
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Suited or right for a particular purpose:
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Lucky, favored by fortune.
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Having sufficient or the required properties for a certain purpose or task; appropriate to a certain occasion.
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Receiving benefit
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Able to reason
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Promising; likely:
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Improving the mood; causing cheerfulness.
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Giving pleasure; pleasant; agreeable; gratifying
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Of superior quality.
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Encouraging
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Very active or lively; vigorous; brisk
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That or who arouses or arouse.
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Believed to bring good luck:
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Active; busy
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Encouraging
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Fortunate, as if occurring through the intervention of Providence; lucky. [from 18th c.]
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Cheerful or optimistic, especially to an excessive degree:
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Encouraging
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That attracts or has the power to attract; esp., pleasing, charming, pretty, handsome, etc.
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Pleasingly new or different
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Likely to happen or to be true:
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(Especially when capitalized) Holy.
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Tending to contribute to, encourage, or bring about some result.
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Affording advantage; favorable or beneficial.
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Pleasing in manner, behavior, or appearance.
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The definition of comforting is something that soothes you.
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Encouraging
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Excellent, of high quality; such as the specific person or thing should ideally be. (Now often merged with later senses.) [from 14th c.]
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Done with or characterized by expedition; efficient and speedy; prompt
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Encouraging
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The definition of confident is to be certain about something or feeling sure of yourself and your abilities.
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A form of asexual reproduction in living organisms in which new individuals form from outgrowths (buds) on the bodies of mature organisms. These outgrowths grow by means of mitotic cell division. Many simple multicellular animals such as hydras and unicellular organisms such as yeasts reproduce by budding.
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The definition of bullish is like a bull, or a rising stock market average.
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Anticipating the best; optimistic; not despondent; confident; full of hope.
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Having a positive, lively, or perky tone, attitude, etc.
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Ranked near the beginning of an ascending series or scale:
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Affected with, or expressing, gloom; melancholy; dejected.
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Filled with despondency; dejected
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Not hopeful.
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Not likely to develop in a desirable manner:
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The definition of inauspicious is something that is an omen of bad things to come or an unlucky beginning.
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Without a point
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Contemptible; despicable
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One who aspires to something.
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One that applies, as for a job.
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A student who is near to completion of the requirements for a degree
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(Law) Someone who presents a petition to a court.
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A device used in a moving object, especially a missile, that locates a target by detecting light, heat, or other radiation.
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Inspiring confidence or hope
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One who aspires
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A product designed to imitate the qualities or characteristics of something.
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Optimistic
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Characterized by anticipation.
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Extremely happy and excited; delighted; pleased.
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Attractive or good-looking; that makes one look good.
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Of or pertaining to convenience; simple; easy; expedient.
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Bright, promising, cheerful, etc.
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The definition of happy is someone or something that is feeling great pleasure or joy.
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(Informal) Very bad; deplorable
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Having or showing enthusiasm; ardent
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