Definition of hope for the best in English:
Hope for a favorable outcome.
- We have been writing letters to local companies for sponsorship and just hoping for the best.
- They talked with her father, Melvin, just moments ago, and he told me he is still hopeful though he admitted that with the search in the park today he is preparing for the worst but hoping for the best.
- But right now, people here are hoping for the best, but realize that much of the small island could be under water by the time Hurricane Charley passes by Florida.
Definition of hope for the best in:
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