expecting the worst possible outcome
Marked by pessimism and little hopefulness.
Always expecting the worst.
of or pertaining to pessimism; characterized by pessimism; gloomy; foreboding
expecting the worst
He doesn't love life, he is pessimestic
The numerical value of pessimistic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of pessimistic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We're less pessimistic about Europe, but I wouldn't say we're optimistic yet.
When I look at the world I'm pessimistic, but when I look at people I am optimistic.
There are no optimistic or pessimistic personalities. There are only single, individual choices for optimistic or pessimistic thoughts.
To the question whether I am a pessimist or an optimist, I answer that my knowledge is pessimistic, but my willing and hoping are optimistic.
If Christianity is pessimistic as to man, it is optimistic as to human destiny. Well, I can say that, pessimistic as to human destiny, I am optimistic as to man.
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Translations for pessimistic
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- pessimistaCatalan, Valencian
- πεσιμιστικός, απαισιόδοξοςGreek
- بد بينانه, بدبينPersian
- synkkämielinen, pessimistinen, synkkäFinnish
- pesszimista, pesszimisztikus, borúlátóHungarian
- svartsýnn, bölsýnnIcelandic
- pesimističan, песимистичанSerbo-Croatian
- pesimist, karamsar, kötümserTurkish
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