Mopeful vs Hopeful - What's the difference?

mopeful | hopeful |


As adjectives the difference between mopeful and hopeful

is that mopeful is inclined to mope while hopeful is feeling hope.

As a noun hopeful is

somebody who is hoping for success or victory.

mopeful

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Inclined to mope.
  • (Webster 1913)

    hopeful

    English

    Alternative forms

    * hopefull (archaic)

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Feeling hope.
  • I have been very hopeful .
    I am hopeful that I will recover from the disease.
  • Inspiring hope.
  • Antonyms

    * hopeless * desperate * dejected

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Somebody who is hoping for success or victory.
  • Several presidential hopefuls are campaigning in New Hampshire this week.