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sanguine
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Hard Times
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  • He too had encountered no one whom he knew; and was now sanguine with Sleary’s assistance, of getting his disgraced son to Liverpool in the night.
  • I am solely to blame for the thing having come to this — and — and, I cannot say,’ he added, rather hard up for a general peroration, ’that I have any sanguine expectation of ever becoming a moral sort of fellow, or that I have any belief in any moral sort of fellow whatever.’

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  • 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.

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