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optimistic

adjective uk   /ˌɒp.tɪˈmɪs.tɪk/ us    /ˌɑːp.tə-/
B2 hoping or believing that good things will happen in the future: She is optimistic about her chances of winning a gold medal.
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adverb uk   /-tɪ.kəl.i/ us  
He optimistically predicted success.
Translations of “optimistic”
in Korean 낙천적인…
in Arabic مُتَفائل…
in Portuguese otimista…
in Catalan optimista…
in Japanese 楽観的な…
in Italian ottimista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 樂觀的…
in Russian оптимистический…
in Turkish iyimser (kişi)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 乐观的…
in Polish optymistyczny…
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