sanguine (SĂNG-gwĭn)

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Definition (Adjective) Of persons and expectations, etc.: Hopeful or confident with reference to some particular issue. In Context "America's sanguine assumption is that China lacks the necessary force-projection capabilities." George F. Will, "Another Unthinkable Scenario," The Washington Post, October 7, 2001.