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optimist

noun [C] uk   /ˈɒp.tɪ.mɪst/  us   /ˈɑːp.tə-/
C1 someone who always believes that good things will happen: She's a born optimist (= someone who has always been optimistic).
Translations of “optimist”
in Korean 낙천주의자…
in Arabic مُتَفائل…
in Portuguese pessoa otimista…
in Catalan optimista…
in Japanese 楽観主義者…
in Italian ottimista…
in Chinese (Traditional) 樂觀主義者,樂天派…
in Russian оптимист…
in Turkish iyimser…
in Chinese (Simplified) 乐观主义者,乐天派…
in Polish optymist-a/ka…
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