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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - With a favorable view of the situation.

Usage examples (38)
  • `We have a good chance of winning,' he exclaimed optimistically
  • Adjective : an optimistic plan
  • Again optimistically, there might be 2.5 million replacement workers in this pool.
  • ‘But let me dip again and bring up in my spoon another of these minute objects which we call optimistically, for more
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