English - Vietnamese Dictionary
+expecting the worst in this worst of all possible worlds
Advanced English Dictionary
gloomy, negative, despairing, hopeless, inauspicious, depressed, despondent, dejected, melancholy, downhearted, heavy-hearted, defeatist, glum, sad, blue, unhappy, cheerless, joyless, cynical, bleak, forlorn:
The bears in the Stock Exchange take a pessimistic view of share prices.
+ adjectiveCollocation Dictionary
~ (about sth) expecting bad things to happen or sth not to be successful; showing this: They appeared surprisingly pessimistic about their chances of winning. + a pessimistic view of life + I think you're being far too pessimistic.
be, feel, look, prove, seem, sound
These figures look quite pessimistic.
| become | remain
deeply, extremely, terribly, very | increasingly | rather, somewhat | unduly, unnecessarily
His predictions proved unduly pessimistic.
I am deeply pessimistic about the future.
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