Definition of 'hopeful'
- an ambitious and aspiring young person; "a lofty aspirant"; "two executive hopefuls joined the firm"; "the audience was full of Madonna wannabes"
Synonyms: aspirant aspirer wannabe wannabee
- having or manifesting or inspiring hope; "a line of people hopeful of obtaining tickets"; "found a hopeful way of attacking the problem"
- presaging good fortune; "she made a fortunate decision to go to medical school"; "rosy predictions"
Synonyms: fortunate rosy