expect; hope ((for)) (▼expectには「予想する」という意味合いがあるが,hopeは願う気持ちが強い)

    • …を期待して
    • in expectation [anticipation]((of))
    • 彼の成功を期待している
    • We expect him to succeed.
    • 昇進を期待して一生懸命働いた
    • He worked hard in expectation of promotion.
    • あの人にはあまり期待しないほうがいいよ
    • Don't expect too much of him.
    • 彼は愛弟子(まなでし)に期待をかけていた
    • He counted [placed his hopes] on his favorite pupil.
    • 新しい療法で彼の容体の著しい好転が期待される
    • With the new treatment, we are hoping for a marked improvement in his condition.
    • 彼は父の期待に添うだろう[期待を裏切った]
    • He will live [come] up to his father's expectations.
    • 両親の期待を裏切る
    • betray [fall short of] one's parents' expectations
    • 期待に反して落選した
    • Contrary to our expectations, he lost in the election.
    • 昇給は期待薄だ
    • We have little hope of a raise in salary.
    • 残念ながらご依頼のご期待に添うことはできません
    • We are sorry we cannot comply with your request.
    • それは期待外れの結果に終わった
    • 「The result was [It ended in] a disappointment./The results were disappointing [((口)) a letdown].