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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “pessimism”

pessimism

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈpes.ɪ.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
悲观情绪;悲观主义
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。
→ Opposite optimismNot hopeful
pessimist
 
 
/ˈpes.ɪ.mɪst/ noun [C]
Don't be such a pessimist!
别这么悲观!
Not hopeful
(Definition of pessimism from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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