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optimism

Pronunciation: /ˈɑːptəmɪzəm; ˈɒptɪmɪzəm/

Translation of optimism in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • optimismo (masculine) the result gives us cause for optimism el resultado nos permite ser optimistas
    Example sentences
    • I think in the '60s there was a certain amount of optimism about the future in technology.
    • Young officers like me could look forward to the future with confidence, hope and optimism.
    • Princess Anne officially reopened Westbury Dairies offering words of hope and optimism for the future of the plant.

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