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nozomi
noun

English Meaning(s) for 望み

noun
  1. wish; desire; hope
  2. prospect; expectation; (one's) hopes

Definition and Synonyms for 望み

Desire an inclination to want things
Synonyms: 希望, 希求, 志望, , 念願, 思い, 思う, 意欲, 所望, 所願, , 望み, 望む, , 欲念, 欲求, 願い, 願う, 願望
Wish the particular preference that you have
Synonyms: 希望, 望み, 望む
Promise grounds for feeling hopeful about the future
Synonyms: あて, 光明, 希望, 当てる, , 望み, 望む, 期待, , 見込み, 見込む
Aspiration a cherished desire
Synonyms: ドリーム, アンビション, , 大志, 大望, 大願, 宿望, 宿願, 希望, , 志望, 意欲, 意気込み, 意気込む, 憧れ, 憧れる, 憧憬, , 望み, 望む, 理想, 野心, 野望, 雄心, 雄志, 願い事, 願望
Want a specific feeling of desire
Synonyms: , 希望, 庶幾, 志望, 志願, 念願, 思い, 思う, 所願, , 望み, 望む, , 欲望, 欲求, 要望, , 願い, 願う, 願望
Longing prolonged unfulfilled desire or need
Synonyms: 切望, 志望, 念願, 思い, 思う, 思慕, 想望, 慕情, 憧れ, 憧れる, 憧憬, 所望, 望み, 望む, 欲望, 欲求, 渇き, 渇く, 熱望, 願い, 願う, 願望
Hope a specific instance of feeling hopeful
Synonyms: 希望, 望み, 望む
Hope the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled
Synonyms: ホープ, 希望, 望み, 望む, 期待
Desire something that is desired
Synonyms: デザイア, 志望, 志願, , 思い, 思う, 意欲, 愛欲, 憧れ, 憧れる, 所望, 望み, 望む, , 欲望, 欲求, 色気, 願い, 願う, 願望

Meanings for each kanji in 望み

ambition; full moon; hope; desire; aspire to; expect Kanji Details »

Categories 望み is a member of

Feeling the experiencing of affective and emotional states
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Inclination a characteristic likelihood of or natural disposition toward a certain condition or character or effect
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Druthers the right or chance to choose
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Expectation belief about (or mental picture of) the future
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Desire the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state
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Expectancy an expectation
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Arousal a state of heightened physiological activity
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 望み

Sample Sentences for 望み

There is little hope of his winning the election.
I'll help you with pleasure if you want me to.
There is a little hope that he will succeed.
The housing situation seemed quite hopeless.
He is not much better, and there is a little hope of recovery.

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