It may be hard to find an optimist inside the West Wing about the Democrats' chances in November's midterm elections.
Count Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner firmly in the optimist camp.
optimist: The economy created 92,000 jobs in August (on first estimate) - that's better than nothing.
But I am an optimist, and I think this film is very optimistic.
A close look at any of these can still drive an optimist to despair.
He is called an optimist; but the word suggests a calculated contentment which was not in the least one of his vices.
He was an optimist—or he never would have espoused the American cause.
Cursing himself for an optimist, he raised two more of the missiles from the magazine.
Once a letter spoke of the desirability of being an optimist.
An optimist in nothing, least of all was Royston Keene grateful or indulgent to the beauties and bounties of inanimate creation.