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There was just this amazing individuality. It's just a whole different world of optimism and fearlessness, women taking off their bras and dancing around naked, and a political hopefulness and involvement.
Jill Clayburgh

Meaning of "hopefulness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HOPEFULNESS

hopefulness  [ˈhəʊpfʊlnɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HOPEFULNESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hopefulness is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HOPEFULNESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of hopefulness in the English dictionary

The definition of hopefulness in the dictionary is the fact or condition of being hopeful.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HOPEFULNESS


awfulness
ˈɔːfʊlnɪs
carefulness
ˈkeəfʊlnɪs
faithfulness
ˈfeɪθfʊlnɪs
fearfulness
ˈfɪəfʊlnɪs
forgetfulness
fəˈɡetfʊlnɪs
fruitfulness
ˈfruːtfʊlnɪs
fullness
ˈfʊlnɪs
gracefulness
ˈɡreɪsfʊlnɪs
helpfulness
ˈhelpfʊlnɪs
joyfulness
ˈdʒɔɪfʊlnɪs
mindfulness
ˈmaɪndfʊlnɪs
playfulness
ˈpleɪfʊlnɪs
resourcefulness
rɪˈzɔːsfʊlnɪs
thankfulness
ˈθæŋkfʊlnɪs
thoughtfulness
ˈθɔːtfʊlnɪs
truthfulness
ˈtruːθfʊlnɪs
unhelpfulness
ʌnˈhelpfʊlnɪs
usefulness
ˈjuːsfʊlnɪs
wastefulness
ˈweɪstfʊlnɪs
wilfulness
ˈwɪlfʊlnɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HOPEFULNESS

hop-picking
hop, skip, and jump
hop, step, and jump
hopbind
hopdog
hope
hope chest
hoped-for
hopeful
hopefully
Hopeh
Hopei
hopeless
hopelessly
hopelessness
hoper
hopfield
hophead
Hopi
hopingly

WORDS THAT END LIKE HOPEFULNESS

beautifulness
business
casualness
cheerfulness
coolness
deceitfulness
dullness
evilness
foulness
healthfulness
illness
meaningfulness
mental illness
peacefulness
realness
smallness
specialness
stillness
wakefulness
wellness
wonderfulness

Synonyms and antonyms of hopefulness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hopefulness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HOPEFULNESS

Find out the translation of hopefulness to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hopefulness from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hopefulness» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

充满希望
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

esperanza
570 millions of speakers

English

hopefulness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आशावाद
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الأمل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

оптимизм
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

esperança
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আশাপ্রদতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

espoir
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Harapan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hoffnung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

希望に満ちていること
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

희망에
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Muga-muga
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

không hy vọng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நம்பிக்கையுடைய
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आशावाद
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

umut verme
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

speranza
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

optymizm
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

оптимізм
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

speranță
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

hopefulness
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hoopvolheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hopefulness
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hopefulness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hopefulness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HOPEFULNESS»

The term «hopefulness» is regularly used and occupies the 73.327 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HOPEFULNESS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «hopefulness» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «hopefulness» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hopefulness

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QUOTES WITH «HOPEFULNESS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word hopefulness.
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Jill Clayburgh
There was just this amazing individuality. It's just a whole different world of optimism and fearlessness, women taking off their bras and dancing around naked, and a political hopefulness and involvement.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HOPEFULNESS»

Discover the use of hopefulness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hopefulness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Sharing the Pain of the Bitter Hearts: Liberation Psychology ...
own oppression.319 In response to this, Zimmerman developed a theory of “ learned hopefulness” as an approach to understanding the connection of per- ceived control in participatory processes and empowerment.320 A close concept to ...
Simone Lindorfer, 2007
2
Character Lessons in American Biography for Public Schools ...
This is the great accomplishment that hopefulness enabled them to seek. Hopefulness under such inspiration becomes a passion, and one becomes lost in the enthusiasm of the work. It is the losing one's self in an idea that achieves.
James Terry White, 1909
3
Civic Virtue and the Sovereignty of Evil
better society that keeps us going; it is rather something a bit more mundane and ordinary, a hopefulness that is bound up with our networks of friendships, familial bonds and other attachments. I supplied some further support for this idea in ...
Derek Edyvane, 2012
4
Understanding Hope and Its Implications for Consumer ...
1.4 Differentiation of Hope from Hopefulness 1.4.1 Definitions of Hope vs. Hopefulness Hope is distinguished from a related and often confused term — hopefulness. This distinction resolves some of the confusion regarding the meaning of ...
Deborah J. MacInnis, Hae Eun Chun, 2007
5
Developmental Perspectives on Depression
Repeated disconfirmations of hopefulness-inducing cognitions contribute to negative cognitive styles When individuals generate hopefulness-inducing hypotheses, they are in effect designing experiments to test their hypotheses. If these ...
Dante Cicchetti, Sheree L. Toth, 1992
6
Handbook of Juvenile Forensic Psychology and Psychiatry
... Problem severity −14.4 (20.5) −6.9 <0.0001 14.4% decrease in problem severity Hopefulness −3.4 (5.5) −6.0 <0.0001 17.0% increase in hopefulness Satisfaction −2.9 (5.2) −5.4 <0.0001 14.5% increase in satisfaction Functioning 10.3 (20.0) ...
Elena L. Grigorenko, 2012
7
Applied Social Psychology: Understanding and Addressing ...
Later, when the model started to be applied to understanding remediation of depression, the therapeutic goal shifted away from hopelessness and toward hopefulness. Hopefulness is defined as expecting good things to happen in the future.
Frank W. Schneider, Jamie A. Gruman, Larry M. Coutts, 2011
8
The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art
There is no brighter hopefulness than the hopefulness of age, — personal hopefulness for the great change approaching to themselves, — hopefulness of vision for others, — hopefulness of insight for the world. It is only the outworn and the ...
‎1887
9
Nursing Diagnosis: Application to Clinical Practice
To become an adult, the adolescent must first achieve hopefulness. Hinds and Martin (1988) found that adolescents with cancer progress through four sequential, self-sustaining phases to cope and achieve hopefulness: • Cognitive discomfort ...
Lynda Juall Carpenito-Moyet, 2008
10
Hope: The Everyday and Imaginary Life of Young People on the ...
Likewise, typical places of hopefulness are to found in the home, or in nature, yet hopefulness seems also to exist in anyplace where relationships of care and companionship can flourish, or where the self is protected or sheltered from the ...
Leary, Alison Mackinnon and Peter Bishop, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HOPEFULNESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hopefulness is used in the context of the following news items.
1
E.J. Dionne Jr.: Obama: A Reaganite on Iran - Truthdig
... of Reaganite practicality and Reaganite hopefulness—and may conservatives forgive someone who voted against Reagan twice for invoking ... «Truthdig, Jul 15»
2
Ranking Freddy Adu's top club arrivals | Fusion
... Freddy Adu club arrivals that didn't happen In Washington D.C., as graded on a scale of fanfare, outsized levels hopefulness and eventually ... «Fusion, Jul 15»
3
Cuban-born teacher sees hope for his homeland - The Daily Astorian
... since his first trip in 2011, nearly half a century after he had left the country as a child: There was a feeling of hopefulness for the future. «Daily Astorian, Jul 15»
4
An Exercise in Extreme Competence: Ratatat's Magnifique, Reviewed
It is expansion through limitation, which allows the album's extreme hopefulness to outlast the album itself. Individual melodies may not stick in ... «Pretty Much Amazing, Jul 15»
5
Ninja Turtles have no place in Cinderella » The Spectator
... the contrasts of grotesque and beautiful, misery and hopefulness, and glistens with fairy dust in the right places. The overture melts the heart, ... «Spectator.co.uk, Jul 15»
6
Obama Vs. Iran Reminds Us Of Reagan Vs. USSR In '85
... answer these questions with a combination of Reaganite practicality and Reaganite hopefulness — and may conservatives forgive someone ... «Investor's Business Daily, Jul 15»
7
What it's like when your job is to predict the end of humanity
The second front is a personal one and involves finding ways to maintain hopefulness when days are spent digging into apocalyptic scenarios ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
8
Jason Isbell is in full command of his talents on 'Something More …
Elsewhere, Free is sometimes catchy (“24 Frames”), sometimes electric (“Palmetto Rose”), somehow rueful in its hopefulness (“The Life You ... «Entertainment Weekly, Jul 15»
9
Obama Makes His Case on Iran Nuclear Deal - The New York Times
Why aren't we seeing that same possibility, that same sense of hopefulness?' And I think that's what the leaders have to really focus on.”. «New York Times, Jul 15»
10
Apple Pay satisfies an appetite for effortless transactions
In January, CEO Tim Cook claimed, you'd imagine with a degree of hopefulness, that 2015 would “be the year of Apple Pay”, and its ... «Evening Standard, Jul 15»

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