pessimist definition

  • noun:
    • Someone who given a range of results, believes the worst is more most likely.
    • one that advocates the doctrine of pessimism; -- opposed to optimist.
    • one that looks on the dark side of things.
    • a person who accepts the metaphysical doctrine of pessimism, either in sense.
    • a person who exaggerates the evils of life or is disposed to see only its dark side; person who is directed at melancholy or depressing views of life.
    • a person who expects the worst
  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding pessimism; characterized by pessimism; depressing; foreboding.
  • others:
    • identical to pessimistic.

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