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English definition of “sanguine”


adjective     /ˈsæŋ.ɡwɪn/ formal
(of someone or their character) positive and hoping for good things: They are less sanguine about the prospects for peace. → See also optimisticHoping and hopefulnessPotential
(Definition of sanguine adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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