Hoping in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Hoping

(rare) Filled with or inspiring hope. | present participle of hope

Short Example Sentence for Hoping

  • 1. She climbed a high hill hoping to find a spring. 🔊
  • 2. That's just what we've been hoping to see! 🔊
  • 3. Bit about hoping we got back all right, and so on, first. 🔊
  • 4. Tom and Jack, eager and ambitious, were hoping for this. 🔊
  • 5. She was hoping that he would become interested in her by what he saw. 🔊
  • 6. Davenant stood his ground, hoping for some sign of her relenting. 🔊
  • 7. She leaned forward, hoping that the people would notice her. 🔊
  • 8. He had only waited, hoping that it might prove untrue, to write to him. 🔊
  • 9. I was hoping to be a judge in the last election, but a cabal p-p-prevented me. 🔊
  • 10. This time I'm hoping that luck will be on yer side. 🔊
  • 11. Dieskau was proceeding cautiously, hoping to catch the English in a trap. 🔊
  • 12. I went out to Australia, as you know, hoping to become a sober, steady man. 🔊
  • 13. I'm hoping that he'll go in for the Middles and let me take the Light-Weights. 🔊

How to use Hoping in a Sentence?

  • 1. Whatever they were, what could they be hoping to gain from this mad masquerade? 🔊
  • 2. Lloyd mentioned as if hoping that someone would hand him some through the hole in the cell door. 🔊
  • 3. In any case he meant to struggle on with things as they were, hoping and working for the best. 🔊
  • 4. She ran to the window and peeped out eagerly, hoping he might be watching her window. 🔊
  • 5. He could only stare at her, hoping never again to feel such dismay as filled him at that moment. 🔊
  • 6. I have given him a start of twenty-four hours, hoping he may get out of the country. 🔊
  • 7. They paid a late visit to the police, hoping for news, but the spy had not been apprehended. 🔊
  • 8. I went down there hoping to get a clerkship on board one of the Transatlantic steamers. 🔊
  • 9. These they swallowed eagerly hoping for death to come so that they might go to Paradise. 🔊
  • 10. I was hoping to catch the creature in her lair, but I will tell you the way she took me. 🔊
  • 11. In fact she was hoping for the monthly visit of Yosuke the farmer; if there was a farm any longer. 🔊
  • 12. Nevertheless, Boyce was hoping to convince Lloyd to circle around the Palatkan territory. 🔊
  • 13. Keith said he had come to him hoping to obtain a little information which he was seeking for a friend. 🔊
  • 14. He peered under the boat again, hoping to reassure himself that it was a mistake, just his imagination. 🔊
  • 15. You know that you came out here hoping to redeem the past, and to return home again a new character. 🔊
  • 16. At the outset you might think yourself at your embassy; at the close you catch yourself hoping you will get away safely. 🔊
  • 17. They imagined this to be the one their brother had brought back from his travels, hoping that it would gain the prize. 🔊
  • 18. She still remains there, hoping for the day when her guilty husband shall return and be instantly forgiven. 🔊
  • 19. At length he saw that the day was lost and gave orders for retreat, hoping to save what was left of his force. 🔊
  • 20. What she was hoping for was that the answer would unriddle the riddle, and bring rest and peace to her perplexed little mind. 🔊
  • 21. Anyone hoping to navigate a course had to be able to relate a two-dimensional map to the new reality of a three-dimensional planet. 🔊
  • 22. Brook put his hand on Hartford's shoulder hoping to console him to some degree. 🔊
  • 23. The next day she sent for her husband, hoping that this domestic punishment had produced an effect upon him, but she found him inflexible. 🔊
  • 24. Not the slightest use hoping that things will be different, because I know they won't. 🔊
  • 25. McCloud waited at the wires all night, hoping for trustworthy advices as to the result, but received none. 🔊
  • 26. He hung about the doors and windows of shop after shop, hoping for a temporary absence of the shop-keeper, which might leave something snatchable. 🔊
  • 27. The fire was sinking, and he built it up quietly, ashamed of this proof of his regard for physical comfort, and hoping it would pass unnoticed. 🔊