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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In an optimistic or confident manner.

Usage examples (40)
  • Adjective : a sanguine disposition; sanguine expectations. ,a sanguine complexion
  • Then we all stopped, and stared at each other, sanguinely.
  • A little ceramic dog sanguinely bounced its head in the back window.
  • "I think it's too late for you to threaten me," I replied sanguinely. for more
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