Definition of optimistic in English:

optimistic

Syllabification: op·ti·mis·tic
Pronunciation: /ˌäptəˈmistik
 
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adjective

Derivatives

optimistically

Pronunciation: /-ik(ə)lē/
adverb
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  • Rather optimistically, I tested the pump and filter combination on a weekend trip to British Columbia, where it worked perfectly.
  • No one speaks optimistically about the near future.
  • But, optimistically, she took the doctor's painkillers and went against his advice not to dance in the show.

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