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English definition of “pessimist”
/ˈpesɪmɪst/ noun [C]
› someone who feels that bad things are more likely to happen than good things: In the coming months pessimists will say that stocks are not a good buy. → Compare optimist pessimistic adjective › A pessimistic quarterly inflation report from the Bank of England was blamed for the fall of the share figures.