from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Hope, Bob Originally Leslie Towne Hope. 1903-2003. British-born American entertainer. He costarred with Bing Crosby in the popular "Road” films, beginning with the Road to Singapore (1940). Since 1940 he has traveled extensively to entertain U.S. troops overseas.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. A female given name from the virtue, like Faith and Charity first used by Puritans.
- proper n. An English and Scottish topographic surname for someone who lived in a hop, a small enclosed valley.
- proper n. A town in Arkansas
- proper n. A town in British Columbia
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With the spotlight shining bright on the issues of women's health, I hope you will join us at Americans for UNFPA to step up to the plate and tell Congress to support "The Obstetric Fistula Prevention, Treatment, Hope and Dignity Restoration Act of 2010."
The effort to tear down Obama will never end, but I hope for the sake of America that the smart people do not loose Hope.
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I HOPE Iowa Democrats and Democrats in general do not make the same mistake the other Party did when they fell for the charming family man Bush and his slogan of being a CC, replace the casting as a CC with the man of Hope and no verifiable record and imagine, have the last years taught nothing.
I will vote my party and hope and pray Obama will come thru if that's the way it goes ... wait, maybe that's what he means by Hope.
Clinton offered up hope from his aptly named home town, Hope, Arkansas.
Again and again it demonstrates the power of hope and the necessity of the Free Word to keep that Hope intact.
In Obama I see the words that I have lived by HOPE That is why My life has changed Hope is a powerful thing with out hope we have nothing.
It's one thing to hold himself out as the agent of "hope and change," but it's a bit grating to act like Hope and Change personified.