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optimistic
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
expecting the best; or focusing on the good part of things
  • But it was a time of vague optimism for some of the people: Maycomb County had recently been told that it had nothing to fear but fear itself.
    p. 6.8
optimism = expectation that things would go well
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