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pessimistic

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  • adjexpecting bad outcome
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Synonyms for pessimistic

adj expecting bad outcome

Antonyms for pessimistic

  • bright
  • cheerful
  • encouraged
  • encouraging
  • happy
  • joyful
  • sunny
  • confident
  • optimistic
  • trusting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to pessimistic

cynical

adjective. nonbelieving; doubtful

depressed

adjective. discouraged

despairing

adjective. upset, despondent

discouraged

adjective. disheartened

disturbing

adjective. disquieting

forlorn

adjective. hopeless, inconsolable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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