Word of the Day: sanguine

san·guine adjective \ˈsaŋ-gwən\: confident and hopeful.

1:  bloodred. 2 a:  consisting of or relating to blood. b:  bloodthirsty,  sanguinary c. of the complexion:  ruddy. 3:  having blood as the predominating bodily humor; also:  having the bodily conformation and temperament held characteristic of such predominance and marked by sturdiness, high color, and cheerfulness. 4:  confident,  optimistic.

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Definition source: http://www.merriam-webster.com

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