optimistic: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (op"tu-mis'tik), [key]
— adj.
  1. disposed to take a favorable view of events or conditions and to expect the most favorable outcome.
  2. reflecting optimism: an optimistic plan.
  3. of or pertaining to optimism.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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