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Etymology 1 edit

Noun edit

howp (plural ~)

  1. (uncoontable) The belief or expectation that something wished for can or will happen.

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

tae Wt/sco/howp (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past -, past participle -)

  1. (intransitive) Tae want something tae happen, wi a sense o expectation that it micht.