1. academism orthodoxy of a scholastic variety
  2. optimistic hopeful that the best will happen in the future
  3. anatomist an expert in anatomy
  4. academic associated with an educational institution
  5. academician an educator who works at a college or university
  6. activist a militant reformer
  7. academia the world of higher learning
  8. economist an expert in the circulation of goods and services
  9. academicism orthodoxy of a scholastic variety
  10. optimist a person disposed to take a favorable view of things
  11. alchemist one who tried to change ordinary metals into gold
  12. euphemism an inoffensive expression substituted for an offensive one
  13. extremist a person who holds radical views
  14. academy a learned establishment for the advancement of knowledge
  15. chemist a scientist who specializes in chemistry
  16. macadamise surface with macadam
  17. alarmist a person who alarms others needlessly
  18. academe the community or environment of colleges and universities
  19. at the most not more than
  20. at most not more than

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