The message extinguished her hopes of Richard's return.
The new government had soon disappointed the hopes of many of its supporters.
Bang went my hopes of promotion.
The scandal dished his hopes of being elected.
What he faced ruined his hope.
His hope of being a writer was destroyed.
Their refusal rang the knell of our hopes.
What the judge said dashed the little boy's hopes.
The storm extinguished their last hope for rescue.
The news killed their hopes.
All his hopes dissolved at the terrible news.
See, thats why all my hopes have gone.
The general's hopes of victory were dashed when enemy reinforcements arrived.
The heavy downpour killed our hope of getting home before midnight.
His only hope has wrecked.
The old granny's hopes were defeated.
My hopes of success vanished.
You can guess what happened when those hopes were dashed.
His hopes faded.
The decision ends hopes of a legally binding deal being sealed next month.
Their hope of finding him alive was shattered when his dead body was found.
If the Fed's decision to raise rates undermines US growth, this might dash the BoJ's hopes again.
Hopes that the transition would be gentle evaporated as the crisis erupted, leading to the recession of 2007-09.
Early hopes that Greece alone might need a bail-out were dashed when Ireland and Portugal alsosought help.
Mr Obama's support for free trade remains lukewarm, a failing that could yet undermine hopes for export-led growth.
But alas — early the next morning, a truck pulled into our driveway and shattered my hope. It was the TV repairman.