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optimistic
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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Definition
expecting the best; or focusing on the good part of things
  • Outside, on the old stone steps, they burst into talk; Ron was pleased, cautiously optimistic, but the others were ebullient, hugging Caroline to thank her for her speech.
    p. 164.2

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