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Synonyms for optimism

Synonyms for optimism

a tendency to expect a favorable outcome or to dwell on hopeful aspects

Antonyms for optimism

the optimistic feeling that all is going to turn out well

a general disposition to expect the best in all things


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Optimists are also less likely to have high blood pressure, diabetes or smoke.
29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The 6th Annual Optimist International's Kansas District Annual Childhood Cancer Benefit Golf Tournament, held on August 8 at the Falcon Ridge Golf Course in Lenexa, raised $11,000 in proceeds.
Competition in the Optimist fleet will be especially intense with 50 junior racing sailors battling for honours including members of Oman's Optimist Team Racing.
Channel your inner optimist by thinking of three proactive actions you can take to make things better.
Marilyn McCulloch, Secretary, Paris Optimist Club, outlined several issues that had occurred at the Paris Optimist Skateboard Park over the preceding months, including incidents where she was verbally assaulted by a group of individuals at the park, and the use of drugs and alcohol on the grounds of the park.
Participants were asked to report on the level of stress they perceived in their day-to-day lives, and self-identify along a continuum as optimists or pessimists.
com)-- Before trying to conquer any of your New Year's resolutions, becoming an optimist should be your first and most important new choice for 2013, says Dr.
EIGHTEEN youngsters took to the water for an Optimist training weekend at Derwent Reservoir Sailing Club.
According to the research, optimists also are more flexible in the way they handle difficult situations.
He added that these uncertain situations naturally favour optimists because they will perform better.
Optimists are generally more efficient in their job searches.
A sunny outlook on life can also make you more attractive to the opposite sex with 52% of those polled saying they found optimists more attractive.
High employment and a healthy stock market are the leading signs causing the much smaller group of economic optimists to believe the economy is improving.
Yardley choir The Optimists were joined by the Solihull Male Voice Choir for the event in a bid to raise cash for Crossroads, which supports people who care for others.
The largest course was Bravo fleet with 44 Optimists and 38 Toppers.
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