Translation of "pessimism" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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pessimismnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈpes.ɪ.mɪ.zəm/ us /ˈpes.ə.mɪ.zəm/

emphasizing or thinking of the bad part of a situation rather than the good part, or the feeling that bad things are more likely to happen than good things

There is now a mood of deepening pessimism about/over the economy. 对经济的悲观情绪越来越浓。
An underlying pessimism infuses all her novels. 她所有的小说中都暗含着一种悲观主义情绪。

(Translation of “pessimism” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)