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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person disposed to take a favorable view of things.

Usage examples (36)
  • "We were what we called optimist realists," she said.
  • "An optimist is a person who starts a new diet on Thanksgiving Day."
  • I am a short-term optimist, but feel this planet is going down the tubes.
  • One long-term optimist put on a ratio call spread in the April 2010 contract. for more
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