There are incurable diseases in medicine, incorrigible vices in the ministry, insoluble cases in law.
Hughes is well cast as the sympathetic, Candide-like Simon, an incurable optimist who talks about hopelessness without quite grasping the concept himself.
He is a great talker, a charming and incurable optimist, and everything is grist to his mill.
Pulmonary arterial hypertension is a rare, incurable disease of poor prognosis.
An incurable optimist, I have every faith that technology will rid itself of its maladies and go on to create a better world.
‘I find most skeptics to be incurable optimists,’ Hyde continues.
For an incurable optimist like me, the Wallabies showed enough to keep me hopeful that they really can retain the World Cup as long as all the cards fall the right way.
The disease is incurable in about half of patients at presentation.
A rocky relationship is unlikely to be saved by the crushing blow of chronic incurable illness.
They came of gentry stock, and their father exhibited one of the occasional weaknesses of that origin - an incurable optimism in money matters which left him penniless.