Synonyms for hopefulˈhoʊp fəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aspirant, aspirer, hopeful, wannabe, wannabee(adj)

    an ambitious and aspiring young person

    Synonyms:
    aspirer, hopeful, wannabee, aspirant, wannabe

    Antonyms:
    heartsick, insoluble, helpless, inauspicious, futureless, forlorn, lost, hopeless, bleak, despondent, black, despairing, unhopeful, unfortunate, dim, desperate, abject

  2. hopeful(adj)

    having or manifesting hope

    Synonyms:
    promising, bright

    Antonyms:
    helpless, dim, abject, inauspicious, despairing, futureless, bleak, lost, insoluble, desperate, heartsick, hopeless, unhopeful, forlorn, black, despondent, unfortunate

  3. bright, hopeful, promising(adj)

    full or promise

    Synonyms:
    smart, hopeful, vivid, promising, shiny, undimmed, bright, shining, brilliant, lustrous, burnished

    Antonyms:
    lost, futureless, bleak, black, unhopeful, dim, hopeless, inauspicious, helpless, abject, unfortunate, heartsick, despondent, forlorn, despairing, insoluble, desperate

Wiktionary

  1. hopeful(noun)

    Antonyms:
    desperate, hopeless

  2. hopeful(adjective)

    Feeling hope.

    Antonyms:
    desperate, hopeless

  3. hopeful(adjective)

    Inspiring hope.

    Antonyms:
    hopeless, desperate

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