What does Polly mean?
Polly in American English
(ˈpɑli) noun. a female given name, form of Mary. a common name for a parrot.
Is politics a Latin word?
Politics (from Greek: Πολιτικά, politiká, ‘affairs of the cities’) is the set of activities that are associated with making decisions in groups, or other forms of power relations between individuals, such as the distribution of resources or status.
What does it mean to be Pollyannaish?
Pollyannaish, often written in lowercase as pollyannaish, means “unrealistically optimistic.” If someone is acting Pollyannaish, then they are judged as showing an optimism that is extremely naive and unthinking. Pollyannaish is based on Pollyanna, a term for an excessively optimistic person.