Wishful thinking.
Young Man/Woman: Sorry I'm late, traffic jam.

Government Employed Teacher: That's 1 tardy.

Young Man/Woman: I'm not lying! Ask him, he's the most honest person I know.

Government Employed Teacher: Sit down.

Optimism
by UrbanDictionaryUsername July 31, 2012
Optimism is trust that things will get better no matter how bad they seem, looking for the best aspects of any situation, and the belief that good will inevitably triumph over evil.
An optimist looks at a rose and ignores the thorns. A pessimist focuses on the thorns, oblivious of the rose.
by Deej July 24, 2004
The view that Optimus Prime is the ultimate deity, father figure, and driving force of the universe.
Jane: Thank God for Optimus.
John: Don't you mean, "thank Optimus for God?"
One example of Optimism as a religion.
by alderryeguy January 31, 2010
Optimism is an outlook on life such that one maintains a view of the world as a positive place, or one's personal situation as a positive one.
Optimism - An English Test Cricketer applying sunscreen when he is about to go into bat.
by PHOENlX March 10, 2009
an excuse for epic failing
(optimism) you get into a horrible car crash, but atleast you have insurance!!!!
by morocco monroe June 04, 2010
A college student looking in their wallet expecting to see money.
College kid 1: *checks wallet* Darn. No money. So much for optimism.
by scoop, muck, and dizzy. September 24, 2011
Shaving your asshole before a first date.
Maybe I suffer from optimism, but I like my chances of getting some anilingus tonight, so I am going to shave my asshole.
by aldo funstigato April 12, 2013

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