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Definition of "pollyannaish" []

  • Alternative form of Pollyannaish. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "pollyannaish" in a sentence
  • "In my usual burst of optimism, and at the risk of being termed pollyannaish (optimistic), I will bet against the nay-sayers, says From getting a birth certificate to opening a business venture, India's record in clearing red tape continues to be poor, hurting the country's progress."
  • "Far from wanting to create a pollyannaish culture of "Can't we all just get along?" it's my hope that we can thoughtfully engage in building a greater understanding of this broad community called, "Christian.""
  • "Call me pollyannaish, but perhaps one day we'll have no need for guys like Davis."
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