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hope for (something)
To be hopeful that something (named after "for") will happen. Now that our house is on the market, there's not much we can do but hope for the best. I got a glowing performance review this year, so I'm hoping for a raise.
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hope for something
to be optimistic that one's wish for something will come true. I still hope for her return. We hope for good weather on Friday.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.