Synonyms and Antonyms of optimistic
having qualities which inspire hope the economic predictions for the coming year are actually quite optimistic Synonyms of optimistic auspicious, bright, encouraging, fair, golden, heartening, likely, hopeful, promising, propitious, roseate, rose-colored, rosy, upbeatWords Related to optimistic cheering, comforting, reassuring, soothing; assured, confident, decisive, doubtless, positive, sure, unhesitating; beamish, bullish, eupeptic; favorable, goodNear Antonyms of optimistic cheerless, comfortless; doubtful, dubious, uncertain; bearish, grim, negative, unfavorable; funereal, glum, gray (also grey), miserable, wretchedAntonyms of optimistic bleak, dark, depressing, desperate, discouraging, disheartening, dismal, downbeat, dreary, gloomy, hopeless, inauspicious, pessimistic, unencouraging, unlikely, unpromising, unpropitious
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up optimistic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).