hope not

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(I) hope not.

a phrase expressing the desire and wish that something is not so. John: It looks like it's going to rain. Jane: Hope not. John: The Wilsons said they might come over this evening. Jane: I hope not. I've got things to do.
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It was a natural fit for Make-A-Wish Connecticut and Blue Buffalo to partner on this incredible wish that not only brings endless smiles to Anna but will provide memories forever for dogs and families to experience in the community.
World Wish Day is organised by the foundation to commemorate the anniversary of the wish that inspired the creation of what is now one of the world's leading children's charities.
World Wish Day is organized by Make-A-Wish to commemorate the anniversary of the wish that inspired the creation of what is now the world's leading wish-granting organization.
This inaugural global day of wish granting will also mark the 30th anniversary of the wish that inspired the creation of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, to a boy named Chris, who wished to be a police officer.
What: Kid comedy about a teen whose wish that his little brother disappear is unexpectedly obliged.
I wish that Goodyear would find the way to recoup its sagging stock price.
Gilbert, III, president of the Rent Stabilization Association, had a wish that also involved politicians.
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PHOENIX -- On April 29, more than 30 years to the day after a young boy named Chris was granted his wish to be a police officer for a day, Make-A-Wish supporters around the world will celebrate World Wish Day in honor of the wish that sparked a global wish-granting movement.
World Wish Day celebrates the anniversary of the wish that inspired the founding of Make-A-Wish.
World Wish Day is organized by the Make-A-Wish Foundation to commemorate the anniversary of the wish that inspired the creation of what is now one of the world's leading children's charities.
There is truly nothing better than experiencing the holidays through the eyes of children, especially the joy that erupts when they receive that one special wish that they thought was out of reach," said Phil Bienert, senior vice president, Consumer Digital Experience, AT&T.
April 29 is the 30th anniversary of the wish that inspired the creation of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Others like 'Tina' include a wish that her friend quits smoking, http://henaa.
California Pizza Kitchen is delighted that our fundraising effort will help Make-A-Wish Foundation of Michigan move towards the vision that every eligible child facing a life-threatening illness in the state of Michigan will receive a wish that is unparalleled," said Fred Hipp, president and CEO of California Pizza Kitchen, Inc.