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optimistic
used in Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

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Definition
expecting the best; or focusing on the good part of things
  • They seem, by their expressions, to be in a better mood though, and John says optimistically, "I'm going to put on everything I own, and then we'll make it all right."
    Part 1 (49% in)

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