A Forlorn Hope
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by John Ayto
hope a forlorn hope: see FORLORN. hope chest a chest containing linen, clothes, and household items ...
by Julia Cresswell
A forlorn hope is a persistent or desperate hope that is unlikely to be fulfilled. The phrase came into the language as a mistranslation of Dutch verloren hoop 'lost troop'. It originally referred to a band of soldiers picked to begin an attack, many ...
The Chambers Dictionary (1998)
a forsaken person; a forlorn hope. — or/£/>a/>oftheoAjforlese(/or-fc') vnolose; ...
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Quotes about A Forlorn Hope
Let it no longer be a forlorn hope
To wash an Ethiop :
He's wash'd, his gloomy skin a peaceful shade
For his white soul is made :
And now, I doubt not, the Eternal Dove
A black-faced house will love. (Richard Crashaw)
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