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pessimistic

[pes-uh-mis-tik]
adjective
pertaining to or characterized by pessimism; gloomy: a pessimistic outlook.

Origin:
1865–70; pessimist + -ic

pessimistically, adverb
nonpessimistic, adjective
nonpessimistically, adverb
overpessimistic, adjective
overpessimistically, adverb
unpessimistic, adjective
unpessimistically, adverb


despairing, hopeless. See cynical.
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pessimistic
1868, formed in English; see pessimism.
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