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beguiled

  • disenchanted.
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Optimistic

Antonyms of OPTIMISTIC
Examples of usage:
  1. Your lover is ever optimistic, and he could conceive of no errand that could have brought this man to his cottage unless he was charged with the delivery of a note from Maud. - "A Damsel in Distress" by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  2. Our answer depends on the theory of human disposition, and in these epochs the theory is always optimistic. - "Rousseau Volumes I. and II." by John Morley
  3. This pattern, taken up by others, reinforced by dazzling inventions, imposed an optimistic turn upon the theory of evolution. - "Public Opinion" by Walter Lippmann
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