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pessimistic

adjective
 
 
/ˌpesɪˈmɪstɪk/
B2 always believing that bad things will happen: He was feeling pessimistic about the future. →  Opposite optimistic Not hopeful
Translations of “pessimistic”
in Korean 비관론적인…
in Arabic مُتَشائم…
in Portuguese pessimista…
in Catalan pessimista…
in Japanese 悲観的な, 厭(えん)世的な…
in Italian pessimista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 悲觀的…
in Russian пессимистический…
in Turkish kötümser, karamsar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 悲观的…
in Polish pesymistyczny…
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