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British English: /həʊp/
American English: /hoʊp/

Translation of hope in Arabic:


  • 1
    in the hope of something
    على أَمَلِ شَيْءٍ
    to have high hopes of doing something
    كانَ عِنْدَهُ آمالٌ عَريضةٌ لِفِعْلِ شَيْءٍ
    we have great hopes for the future
    عِنْدَنا آمالٌ عَظيمةٌ للمُسْتَقْبَلِ
    to give up or lose hope
    فَقَدَ الأَمَلَ
    to raise somebody's hopes
    رَفَعَ سَقْفَ آمالِ شَخْصٍ
    to pin one's hopes on something/somebody
    عَقَدَ آمالَهُ على شَيْءٍ \ شَخْصٍ
  • 2
    to have no hope of doing something
    ما كانَ عِنْدَهُ أَمَلٌ في فِعْلِ شَيْءٍ
    a plan with little hope of success
    خُطّة ذات أَمَلٍ ضَعيفٍ في النَجاحِ
    there is no hope for them
    لَيْسَ عِنْدَهُمْ أَمَلٌ
    there is no hope of an improvement
    لَيْسَ هُناكَ أَمَلٌ في التَحَسُّنِ
    you're my only/last hope
    أَنْتَ أَمَلي الوَحيدُ \ الأَخيرُ
    he hasn't got a hope in hell
    لا أَمَلَ لَهُ البَتّةَ
  • 3
    (promising person)
    شَخْص واعِد

transitive verb/فعل متعد

  • (stem vowel = u) (Form I) (Form V), (Form I) (stem vowel = u)
    to hope to do something
    رَجا أنْ يَفْعَلَ شَيْئاً
    we hope that an agreement will be reached
    نَتَمَنّى أنْ يَتِمَّ الوُصولُ إلى اتِّفاقٍ
    it is to be hoped that … I hope so
    أَتَمَنّى ذلك
    I hope not
    لا أَتَمَنّى ذلك
    we cannot hope to compete with big firms
    لا أَمَلَ لَنا في مُنافَسةِ الشَرِكاتِ الكُبْرى
    I only or just hope he remembers
    أَتَمَنّى فَقَطْ أنْ يَتَذَكَّرَ

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • (stem vowel = u) (Form I)
    to hope for change/success
    أَمَلَ في التَغْييرِ \ النَجاحِ
    I was hoping for news of them
    كُنْتُ أَتَمَنّى خَبَراً مِنْهُمْ
    to hope for the best
    أَمَلَ في الأَفْضَلِ


hope springs eternal

نَبْعُ الأَمَلِ لا يَنْضُبُ

to hope against hope

راوَدَهُ أَمَلٌ يائِسٌ

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