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Meaning of “hope for the best” in the English Dictionary

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hope for the best

to hope that something will be ​successful or ​happen in the way you ​want, ​even if it ​seemsunlikely: I've ​repaired it as well as I can - we'll just have to hope for the ​best.
(Definition of hope for the best from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hope for the best”
in Chinese (Simplified) 抱乐观的态度,尽量往好处想…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抱樂觀的態度,盡量往好處想…
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