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sanguine

adjective 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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Translations of “sanguine”
in Chinese (Traditional) 樂觀的,樂天的…
in Russian жизнерадостный, оптимистический…
in Turkish iyimser, ümitli, hayata olumlu bakan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 乐观的,乐天的…
in Polish pełen optymizmu…
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