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hopefully

Synonyms of hopefully in English:

adverb

  • 1 he rode on hopefully
    optimistically, with hope, full of hope, confidently, expectantly, with anticipation, with assurance, buoyantly, sanguinely, bullishly
    [Antonyms] pessimistically
  • 2 hopefully it should be finished by next year
    all being well, it is to be hoped that, if all goes well, if everything turns out all right, God willing, most likely, with luck, probably, conceivably, feasibly
    informal touch wood, fingers crossed
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