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pessimism

noun [no plural]   /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 pesimismo There is now a mood of deepening pessimism about/over the economy. An underlying pessimism infuses all her novels. →  Opposite optimism 983
pessimist noun   /-mɪst/
(Definition of pessimism from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

pessimism

noun /ˈpesimizəm/
the state of mind of a person who always expects bad things to happen pesimismo a deep mood of pessimism.
pessimist noun
a person who thinks in this way pesimista He is such a pessimist that he always expects the worst.
pessimistic adjective
pesimista a pessimistic outlook on life.
pessimistically adverb
con pesimismo
(Definition of pessimism from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “pessimism”
in Vietnamese tính bi quan…
in Malaysian sikap pesimis…
in Thai การมองโลกในแง่ร้าย…
in French pessimisme…
in German der Pessimismus…
in Chinese (Simplified) 悲观情绪, 悲观主义…
in Turkish kötümserlik, karamsarlık…
in Russian пессимизм…
in Indonesian pesimisme…
in Chinese (Traditional) 悲觀情緒, 悲觀主義…
in Polish pesymizm…
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