Part of speech:
Having or marked by expectation:
Nearly or completely motionless; undisturbed:
In medieval physiology, having the warm, passionate, cheerful temperament and the healthy, ruddy complexion of one in whom the blood is the predominant humor of the four
Of, or having the nature of, enthusiasm
Keeping faith; maintaining allegiance; constant; loyal
Inclined to anticipate; of or full of anticipation
That trusts; trustful
Unaffected by disturbance; calm or peaceful:
Held balanced or steady in readiness:
Lacking or showing a lack of due concern; casual:
Having or showing keen interest, intense desire, or impatient expectancy.
Exultantly proud and joyful.
Alternative form of Pollyannaish.
Smiling, as with happiness or optimism.
Full of happiness or hope
Attractive or good-looking; that makes one look good.
(Archaic) Having pleasing qualities; attractive
Right for the purpose; fitting in regard to circumstances
Happening, done, said, etc. at a suitable time; well-timed; opportune
Merciful or kindly:
Favored by fortune; successful
That suits a given purpose, occasion, condition, propriety, etc.; fitting; appropriate; apt
(Obs.) Appropriate; suitable
Producing or promoting a favorable result; advantageous:
Amenable to reason; just
Improving the mood; causing cheerfulness.
Tending to enliven, motivate, or exalt:
Causing excitement or agitation; stirring, thrilling, etc.
Giving pleasure; pleasant; agreeable; gratifying
Clear and bright
Very active or lively; vigorous; brisk
Of or resulting from divine providence.
Providing assistance; useful.
Having the color rose.
Interesting because of the likelihood of being advantageous or profitable:
Giving satisfaction sufficient to meet a demand or requirement; adequate.
Pleasingly new or different
Likely but uncertain; plausible.
Beneficial to health; salutary:
That conduces or contributes; tending or leading (to)
Affording advantage; favorable or beneficial.
Exactly appropriate to the occasion; suitable and clever; apt; felicitous
Decent; decorous; genteel
Being in an early developmental stage:
Of or like a bull
Giving courage, confidence, or hope:
Expecting the best in all possible ways.
Apt to achieve success or yield a desired outcome; promising:
One that applies, as for a job.
A person who seeks, or who has been proposed for, an office, an award, etc.
A device used in a moving object, especially a missile, that locates a target by detecting light, heat, or other radiation.
A product designed to imitate the qualities or characteristics of something.
Bright, promising, cheerful, etc.
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