hopefully

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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
adverb
1. (it is to be hoped)
a. con suerte
Hopefully, he will arrive on time.Con suerte, llegará a tiempo.
b. es de esperar
Hopefully, she'll get a job soon.Es de esperar que encuentre trabajo pronto.
2. (in a hopeful way)
a. con esperanza
I walked around hopefully, looking for somewhere quiet to read.Di una vuelta con la esperanza de encontrar un lugar tranquilo para leer.
b. esperanzado
She turned around and smiled hopefully at me.Se volvió y me sonrió esperanzada.
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hopefully
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
adverb
1. (it is to be hoped)
a.
hopefully notesperemos que no ojalá que no
hopefully we will have found him by thencon un poco de suerte, para entonces ya le habremos encontrado
hopefully [ˈhəʊpfʊlɪ]
adverb
1 (with feeling of hope)
"is he coming with us?" I asked hopefully —¿viene con nosotros? —pregunté esperanzado; I looked hopefully around the room for a glimpse of my luggage miré por la habitación con esperanzas de ver mi equipaje; she smiled at me hopefully me dirigió una sonrisa esperanzada
2 (one hopes)
hopefully we'll be able to sort something out con un poco de suerte podremos arreglar algo; the new legislation, hopefully, will lead to some improvements es de esperar que la nueva legislación traiga consigo algunas mejoras
we'll be there soon, hopefully
hopefully, it won't rain esperemos que no llueva
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