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defeatist

adjective
 
 
/dɪˈfiːtɪst/
behaving in a way that shows that you do not expect to be successful: a defeatist attitude Not hopeful
defeatist noun [C]
Translations of “defeatist”
in Chinese (Traditional) 失敗主義的…
in Russian пораженческий…
in Turkish başarısızlığı kabullenen, olumsuz düşüncelere sahip olan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 失败主义的…
in Polish defetystyczny…
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