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Feeling hopeful and optimistic - thesaurus

Synonyms

the glass is half full (empty)

used for saying that someone has a tendency to look at things in a positive or a negative way

hopeful

adjective

believing that something will happen the way you want it to

optimistic

adjective

someone who is optimistic is hopeful about the future and tends to expect that good things will happen

positive

adjective

believing that good things will happen or that a situation will get better

romantic

adjective

someone who is romantic tends to believe that things are better or more exciting than they really are

idealistic

adjective

believing very firmly in something which is good but probably impossible to achieve

forward-looking

adjective

looking at the future in a positive way and happy to try new ideas and methods

visionary

adjective

with clear ideas or hopes of how something should be done or how things will be in the future

uplifted

adjective

feeling happier or more hopeful

rose-coloured

adjective

considering or representing something as better than it really is

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More synonyms

bullish

adjective

expecting a successful future

cautiously optimistic

hopeful about something, but recognizing the problems involved

fond hope/wish/dream etc

hoping that something will happen although it is not very likely

hopeful

adjective

expressing the feeling that something you wish for will happen or be true

hopefully

adverb

feeling or showing hope

over-optimistic

adjective

expecting things to happen in the future in a better way than most people think is likely

rose-tinted

adjective

rose-coloured

Antonyms

BuzzWord

gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Open Dictionary

Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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