bullish

[bool-ish]
adjective
1.
like a bull.
2.
obstinate or stupid.
3.
Commerce.
a.
rising in prices.
b.
characterized by favorable economic prospects.
c.
Informal. regarding a particular investment as potentially profitable (often followed by on ): We're still bullish on treasury bonds.
4.
hopeful; optimistic.

Origin:
1560–70; bull1 + -ish1

bullishly, adverb
bullishness, noun
superbullish, adjective
superbullishly, adverb
superbullishness, noun
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bullish (ˈbʊlɪʃ)
 
adj
1.  like a bull
2.  stock exchange causing, expecting, or characterized by a rise in prices: a bullish market
3.  informal cheerful and optimistic: the prime minister was in a bullish mood
 
'bullishness
 
n

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bullish
1560s, from bull (1) + -ish; stock market sense is from 1882.
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Example sentences
Investors remain bullish on commercial student housing.
His pale-blue eyes are small and set in a wide, bullish face, and his stare is
  coldly foxy.
Yet, in this period of bullish video game sales, there is some decidedly bad
  news.
Others are goldbug investors, desperately bullish on the metal despite years of
  declining prices.
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