Hope - EasyEnglish Bible Dictionary

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Easy English definition for 'hope':

hope ~ (A) ~ keep on looking for something good.

hope ~ (A) ~ to look for a future thing that God has promised.

hope ~ (A) ~ to look for something good to happen.

hope ~ (A) ~ to look towards something that God has promised and to think that it will happen.

hope ~ (B) ~ to expect something that God has promised.

More information: 'hope' in the Bible (from over 100 free online books). Our level (A) definitions are simpler than level (B).

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