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defeatist

adjective

defeatist

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of defeatist

  1. one who emphasizes bad aspects or conditions and expects the worst we told her that if she was going to be such a defeatist, she should keep her thoughts to herself Synonyms pessimistRelated Words Cassandra, Jeremiah; cynic, fatalist, nihilist; hardnose, pragmatist, realist; anti-utopian; knocker, naysayer; worrier, worrywartNear Antonyms Don Quixote, dreamer, fantast, idealist, idealizer, ideologue (also idealogue), romantic, romanticist, utopian, visionary; sentimentalistAntonyms optimist, Pollyanna


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