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Meaning of PESSIMISTIC

Pronunciation:  p`esum'istik

 
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 Definition: 
[adj]  expecting the worst in this worst of all possible worlds
 

PESSIMISTIC is a 11 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: bearish, demoralised, demoralized, discouraged, disheartened
 
 Antonyms: optimistic
 
 See Also: hopeless, negative

 

 

Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bleak, blue, bowed-down, Cassandra-like, Cassandran, Cassandrian, cast down, cheerless, cynical, dashed, defeatist, dejected, depressed, despairing, despondent, desponding, discouraged, disheartened, dismal, dispirited, down, downbeat, downcast, downhearted, drooping, droopy, feeling low, forlorn, gloomy, glum, heartless, hopeless, hypochondriac, hypochondriacal, in low spirits, in the depths, in the doldrums, in the dumps, inauspicious, joyless, languishing, low, low-spirited, melancholy, negative, negativistic, nihilistic, pessimist, pining, sad, spiritless, subdued, suicidal, uncheerful, unhappy, weary of life, woebegone, world-weary
 

 

 

 

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