Translation of "pessimism" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

pessimism

noun [ U ] uk us /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

悲觀情緒;悲觀主義
There is now a mood of deepening pessimism about/over the economy. 對經濟的悲觀情緒越來越濃。
An underlying pessimism infuses all her novels. 她所有的小說中都暗含著一種悲觀主義情緒。
→ Opposite optimism
pessimist uk us /ˈpes.ɪ.mɪst/ noun [ C ]

Don't be such a pessimist! 別這麼悲觀!

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