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Meaning of “sanguine” in the English Dictionary

"sanguine" in British English

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sanguineadjective

uk   us   /ˈsæŋ.ɡwɪn/ formal
(of someone or someone's ​character) ​positive and ​hoping for good things: They are less sanguine about the ​prospects for ​peace.
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(Definition of sanguine from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sanguine" in American English

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sanguineadjective

 us   /ˈsæŋ·ɡwɪn/
(of someone or someone's ​character) ​positive and ​hopeful: Some ​peopleexpect the ​economy to ​continue to ​improve, but ​others are less sanguine.
(Definition of sanguine from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sanguine”
in Chinese (Simplified) 乐观的,乐天的…
in Turkish iyimser, ümitli, hayata olumlu bakan…
in Russian жизнерадостный, оптимистический…
in Chinese (Traditional) 樂觀的,樂天的…
in Polish pełen optymizmu…
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