Translation of "pessimism" - English-Spanish dictionary

pessimism

noun [ no plural ] uk /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
pessimist noun uk /-mɪst/

(Translation 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

(Translation of “pessimism” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)