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Usage Examples for PESSIMIST

  1. " My friend," he said, " I perceive that you are a pessimist! - "Mysterious Mr. Sabin" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. Adrian the solitary, the pessimist, the I- don't- know- what superior man, in love! - "The Light of Scarthey" by Egerton Castle
  3. Gibb Ogle, our leading pessimist, hastens to inform him that very likely the roads are impassable, because the Highway Commissioners have been improving them. - "Homeburg Memories" by George Helgesen Fitch
  4. From that doubt of complete disillusion, that confusion of thought and loss of all happy confidence which is one of the results of the long- continued bread- struggle wherein disinterested philosophy can have no part, Ivan had moved, by insensible stages, far into the kingdom of the unredeemable pessimist. - "The Genius" by Margaret Horton Potter
  5. I don't want to be a pessimist, Mr. Grayson, and I want you to set me straight if I am wrong, but Mr. Morris and every one of those men about him were the first men I've seen in New York who appear to me to be doing the things that will live after them. - "Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero" by F. Hopkinson Smith