how to pronounce hopeful

hoʊpfəl

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“… I just have to be hopeful I have to be …”

meanings of hopeful

adjective:

  1. Inspiring hope.
  2. Feeling hope.

noun:

  1. Someone who is hoping for success or victory, especially as a candidate in a political election.