What is another word for sanguineness?

42 synonyms found


[ sˈaŋɡwɪnnəs], [ sˈaŋɡwɪnnəs], [ s_ˈa_ŋ_ɡ_w_ɪ_n_n_ə_s]

How to use "Sanguineness" in context?

The words "sanguine" and "anguish" have meanings that are related to blood. Sanguine means being in a good or upbeat mood, while anguish means feeling pain or suffering.

Blood has long been seen as a symbol of life, and its color has been associated with a variety of emotions. Pliny the Elder, a Roman writer in the 1st century AD, said that people who are in good spirits are "sanguine" and people who are in a bad mood are "anguish."

The term "sanguine" also has medical meanings.

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