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synonyms for fatalistic

  • bleak
  • depressed
  • despondent
  • discouraged
  • gloomy
  • glum
  • sad
  • cynical
  • dark
  • dejected
  • despairing
  • distrustful
  • downhearted
  • foreboding
  • hopeless
  • melancholy
  • misanthropic
  • morbid
  • morose
  • resigned
  • sullen
  • troubled
  • worried

antonyms for fatalistic

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  • bright
  • cheerful
  • encouraged
  • encouraging
  • happy
  • joyful
  • sunny
  • confident
  • optimistic
  • trusting
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How to use fatalistic in a sentence

His voice sounded calm, but his message was fatalistic for a big guy, 6-foot-2 and 225 pounds, who had flown F-14s for the Navy.
SEPT. 11, 2001: AN ORDINARY WORK DAY, THEN SURREAL SCENES OF DREAD AND DEATHDAVID MARANISSSEPTEMBER 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I may be angry at incompetent political leadership, but when I see people gathered without masks in restaurants or bars, or in pools or at the beach, it is easier just to be fatalistic.
THE VIRUS CAUSED MORE THAN A PANDEMIC. IT SET US ALL ABLAZE.PHILIP KENNICOTTFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Those who refused to wear masks and take other basic precautions sometimes cited pseudoscience, but often, they were simply fatalistic.
THE VIRUS CAUSED MORE THAN A PANDEMIC. IT SET US ALL ABLAZE.PHILIP KENNICOTTFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
There’s a strange, fatalistic comfort in that, just as it’s comforting to have a fall marathon on the horizon—even when it’s just a castle in the air.
WILL MAJOR MARATHONS ACTUALLY COME BACK THIS FALL?MARTIN FRITZ HUBERFEBRUARY 4, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
There’s a reason Chargers fans are a jittery, fatalistic bunch.
NFL GAMES ON TV: GAMES WILL LOOK DIFFERENT; TOM BRADY VS. DREW BREES, PART 2CINDY BORENNOVEMBER 8, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Superstitious and fatalistic, like so many superior men, she had no sincere belief except in occult sciences.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
A fatalistic determinist denies the category of the contingent or possible.
A HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL JEWISH PHILOSOPHYISAAC HUSIK
It is one thing to the apathetic, fatalistic Turk, and quite another matter to an energetic, nervous American.
THE SOUL OF THE FAR EASTPERCIVAL LOWELL
Beatrice is bidden to go on her way, but stands riveted to the spot by a fatalistic impulse to realise her dream.
MODERNITIESHORACE BARNETT SAMUEL
Even the doctor, who accepted him with fatalistic calm, confessed alarm.
KENNYLEONA DALRYMPLE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FATALISTIC

  • bleak
  • cynical
  • dark
  • dejected
  • depressed
  • despairing
  • despondent
  • discouraged
  • distrustful
  • downhearted
  • fatalistic
  • foreboding
  • gloomy
  • glum
  • hopeless
  • melancholy
  • misanthropic
  • morbid
  • morose
  • resigned
  • sad
  • sullen
  • troubled
  • worried
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.