Student Thesaurus

One entry found for sanguine.
Entry Word: sanguine
Function: adjective
Text: 1 eager for or marked by the shedding of blood, extreme violence, or killing <the Civil War remains the nation's most sanguine conflict> -- see BLOODTHIRSTY
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> -- see RUDDY
3 having or showing a mind free from doubt <I'm reasonably sanguine about the adoption of the latest proposal> -- see CERTAIN 2