how to pronounce optimism

/ˈɑːptɪˌmɪzəm/

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the above transcription of optimism is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

optimism frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word optimism occurs in english on average 2.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

optimism is pronounced in four syllables

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ɑːptɪmɪzəm

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An example use of optimism in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… was unbridled optimism and an eagerness …”

meaning of optimism

Optimism is the belief that good things will happen in the future.

words with pronunciation similar to optimism

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