sanguineous


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san·guin·e·ous

 (săng-gwĭn′ē-əs)
adj.
1. Relating to or involving blood or bloodshed.
2. Having the color of blood; blood-red.

[From Latin sanguineus, from sanguis, sanguin-, blood.]
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sanguineous

(sæŋˈɡwɪnɪəs)
adj
1. of, containing, relating to, or associated with blood
2. a less common word for sanguine1, sanguine2, sanguine3
sanˈguineousness n
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san•guin•e•ous

(sæŋˈgwɪn i əs)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or containing blood.
2. of the color of blood.
3. involving much bloodshed.
4. sanguine; confident.
san•guin′e•ous•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sanguineous - accompanied by bloodshed; "this bitter and sanguinary war"
bloody - having or covered with or accompanied by blood; "a bloody nose"; "your scarf is all bloody"; "the effects will be violent and probably bloody"; "a bloody fight"
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sanguineous

adjective
1. Attended by or causing bloodshed:
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Translations

sanguineous

[sæŋˈgwɪnɪəs] ADJsanguíneo
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san·guin·e·ous

a. sanguíneo-a, rel. a la sangre o de abundante sangre.
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But he had intermarried with a branch of the Stiltstalkings, who were also better endowed in a sanguineous point of view than with real or personal property, and of this marriage there had been issue, Barnacle junior and three young ladies.
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Balibar's notion of nationalism as a "fictive ethnicity" dependent on the imaginary blood bonds among citizens of common origin fits well with Patterson's explanation of slavery as "social death" produced by the lack of sanguineous ties to the community.
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