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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 optimism Not hopeful
pessimist
 
 
/ˈpes.ɪ.mɪst/ noun [C]
Don't be such a pessimist!
别这么悲观!
Not hopeful
Translations of “pessimism”
in Vietnamese tính bi quan…
in Spanish pesimismo…
in Thai การมองโลกในแง่ร้าย…
in Malaysian sikap pesimis…
in French pessimisme…
in German der Pessimismus…
in Chinese (Traditional) 悲觀情緒, 悲觀主義…
in Indonesian pesimisme…
in Russian пессимизм…
in Turkish kötümserlik, karamsarlık…
in Polish pesymizm…
(Definition of pessimism from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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