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[()·かん()]
hikan
noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 悲観

noun, suru verb
  1. pessimism; disappointment

Definition and Synonyms for 悲観

Despair abandon hope
Synonyms: 失望, 悲観, 絶望, 自棄
Despair the feeling that everything is wrong and nothing will turn out well
Synonyms: 失意, 失望, 悲観, 捨て鉢, 絶望, 自暴, 自暴自棄, 自棄, 自棄のやん八
Despair give up hope
Synonyms: 失望, 悲観, 絶望, 自棄
Despair lose heart
Synonyms: 失望, 悲観, 絶望, 自棄

Meanings for each kanji in 悲観

grieve; sad; deplore; regret Kanji Details »
outlook; look; appearance; condition; view Kanji Details »

Categories 悲観 is a member of

Feeling the experiencing of affective and emotional states
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 悲観

Sample Sentences for 悲観

I am by turns an optimist and a pessimist.
In such a wealthy country, what makes you pessimistic? (You shouldn’t be so pessimistic)
You had better not take such a hopeless view of life.
He has a tendency to be pessimistic.
She has a tendency to look on the dark side of things.

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