❶〔願望〕a wish ((for; to do))；〔強い願望〕a desire ((for; to do))
His wish was fulfilled [granted].
grant a person's wish
She wanted [《文》 cherished a desire] to marry a rich man.
Everything turned out as he wished [desired].
You are too ambitious.／You are aiming too high.
Please take anything you like [wish/want].
You may have meat or fish, as you like.
❷〔期待〕(a) hope ((of; that))；〔予期〕expectations
He placed [pinned] his hopes on his son.
Contrary to his expectations, his aunt left her property to a distant relative.
Never give up hope that you may be able to escape.
There is 「little possibility [not much hope] of their being alive.
That error dimmed the prospects of their winning.
He is the most popular among his classmates.