A Forlorn Hope
On this page:
- "A Forlorn Hope" is a musical album of Brahman.
- released on (13 years ago)
- "A forlorn hope" is a musical single of Para:noir.
- released on (4 years ago)
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for A Forlorn Hope
Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):
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; ...
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for A Forlorn Hope
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Photo about A Forlorn Hope
Looks like a forlorn hope
Photo credit: evicxixi
Share this page
Go to the usage examples of A Forlorn Hope to see it in context!