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optimistic
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  • This hypothetical optimism gave the poor girl a pang.
  • This is the most baseless hallucination that ever visited the brain of a genial optimist.
  • He told her which of his fellowphysicians to send for, and gave her a multitude of minute directions; it was quite on the optimistic hypothesis that she nursed him.

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  • I’m optimistic that I’ll get into a good college.
  • She keeps telling me her chances of dying in a car accident are 1 in 112, but I keep telling her that’s too optimistic if she drinks while intoxicated.

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