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English Meaning(s) for 望み

  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

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 a little hope that he will succeed.
Did you get your wish?
There is little hope that they are alive.
There is little, if any, hope of his being alive.
We only have simple wants.

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