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sanguine

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2 having a healthy reddish skin tone
  • a baby with a sanguine complexion is more likely to leave the hospital early than a sickly-looking one

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3 having or showing a mind free from doubt
  • I'm reasonably sanguine about the adoption of the latest proposal

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“Sanguine.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sanguine. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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