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pollyannaish - pleasantly optimistic upbeat, cheerful optimistic - expecting the best in this best of all possible worlds; "in an optimistic mood";... Pollyannaish - definition of pollyannaish by The Free DictionaryWhat is the meaning of the word optimistic?
pollyannaish - pleasantly (even unrealistically) optimistic. upbeat, cheerful. optimistic - expecting the best in this best of all possible worlds; "in an optimistic mood"; "optimistic plans"; "took an optimistic view".What is the Pollyanna principle in psychology?
The Pollyanna principle (also called Pollyannaism or positivity bias) is the tendency for people to remember pleasant items more accurately than unpleasant ones. Research indicates that at the subconscious level, the mind tends to focus on the optimistic; while at the conscious level, it tends to focus on the negative.What is the meaning of Pollyanna disapprove?
English Language Learners Definition of Pollyanna disapproving : someone who thinks good things will always happen and finds something good in everything See the full definition for Pollyanna in the English Language Learners Dictionary WORD OF THE DAY