HyperDic: sanguineous

English > 2 senses of the word sanguineous:
ADJECTIVEallsanguineous, gory, sanguinary, slaughterous, butcherlyaccompanied by bloodshed
allsanguineous, sanguineconfidently optimistic and cheerful
English > sanguineous: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningAccompanied by bloodshed.
Synonymsgory, sanguinary, slaughterous, butcherly
BroaderbloodyHaving or covered with or accompanied by blood
Spanishsangriento, sanguinario, sanguíneo, violento
Catalansanguinari, violent
Nounssanguinea blood-red color
English > sanguineous: 2 senses > adjective 2
Meaningconfidently optimistic and cheerful.
Synonymsanguine
BroaderoptimisticExpecting the best in this best of all possible worlds
Spanishoptimista

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