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sanguine
used in Pride and Prejudice

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Definition
confidently optimistic and cheerful
  • 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.
    Chapter 48 (33% in)
  • 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.
    Chapter 47 (44% in)

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