To better see all uses of the word
sanguine
in
Pride and Prejudice
please enable javascript.

sanguine
Used In
Pride and Prejudice
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • It was possible, however, that some of his companions in the ——shire might be able to give more information; and though she was not very sanguine in expecting it, the application was a something to look forward to.
  • The sanguine hope of good, however, which the benevolence of her heart suggested had not yet deserted her; she still expected that it would all end well, and that every morning would bring some letter, either from Lydia or her father, to explain their proceedings, and, perhaps, announce their marriage.

  • There are no more uses of "sanguine" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • She argues that we’ve been too sanguine about the challenge in inner city schools.
  • Even the most sanguine reports point to an alarming trend.

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading