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synonyms for optimist

  • dreamer
  • idealist
  • hoper
  • Pollyanna
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What I took from “Passage to Revolution” — and I agree with the idea — is that young Stalin was an angry optimist.
DID STALIN’S RISE TO POWER FORETELL THE BUTCHERY THAT CAME NEXT?ROBERT SERVICEOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
During those dry days, optimists romanticized about the return of athletic competition, imagining a period of sports galore in which we’d revel in this unprecedented overlapping of so many seasons and events.
IT TURNS OUT THERE IS SUCH A THING AS TOO MUCH SPORTSJERRY BREWEROCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
You can be an optimist and skeptic who asks tough questions, but you can’t be an optimist and a cynic.
SIX WAYS ADULTS CAN HELP CHILDREN MAKE SENSE OF A DIVISIVE ELECTIONPHYLLIS FAGELLOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The reason I’m an optimist is that never before has the world been so aware of a problem and businesses so aware that they are part of the solution.
INDRA NOOYI: WHY I’M OPTIMISTIC ABOUT BUSINESS’S ROLE IN SOLVING CLIMATE CHANGEJAKEMETHOCTOBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
These justifications, say the optimists, trump the traditional metrics and explain why tech can keep churning higher.
WANT TO UNDERSTAND WHY TECH STOCKS ARE CRASHING? THIS METRIC EXPLAINS IT ALLSHAWN TULLYSEPTEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
So I tend to be an optimist, if we can manage to get effective-enough governments.
WHAT DOES COVID-19 MEAN FOR CITIES (AND MARRIAGES)? (EP. 410)STEPHEN J. DUBNERMARCH 26, 2020FREAKONOMICS
That they would take his drowning for granted, and never come to satisfy themselves, he was not optimist enough to assume.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
We have other faults; the serenest optimist would never deny them; but, faults or no faults, we crown civilization to-day.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
He was a born optimist, of an extreme type unknown beyond the circumferences of theatrical circles.
THE REGENTE. ARNOLD BENNETT
I am so much of an optimist as to believe that we are getting better and better all the time.
UNVEILING A PARALLELALICE ILGENFRITZ JONES AND ELLA MARCHANT
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WORDS RELATED TO OPTIMIST

  • addict
  • admirer
  • aficionado
  • believer
  • buff
  • bug
  • bum
  • devotee
  • eccentric
  • fan
  • fanatic
  • follower
  • freak
  • habitué
  • lover
  • maniac
  • monomaniac
  • nut
  • optimist
  • participant
  • partisan
  • rooter
  • supporter
  • votary
  • worshiper
  • zealot
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