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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
1. Cheerfully optimistic or confident.
2. Having a healthy reddish color.
ETYMOLOGY:From Old French sanguin, from Latin sanguineus (bloody), from sanguis (blood).
USAGE:"As usual, Phillips is sanguine: Michael is totally focused now, and the insurance wasn't a problem, it was just expensive."
Robert Sandall; Will Michael Jackson Survive His Concert Marathon? The Sunday Times (London, UK); May 31, 2009.
See more usage examples of sanguine in Vocabulary.com's dictionary.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:We all have handicaps. The difference is that some of us must reveal ours, while others must conceal theirs, to be treated with mercy. -Yahia Lababidi, author (b. 1973)
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