The Young is Quite Sanguine About the Result of His Competitive Examination. - English Language

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Choose the correct answer which is closest in meaning to the word phrase in bold given in the sentence. Indicate your option.

The young is quite sanguine about the result of his competitive examination.

Options

  • Depressed 

  • Pessimistic

  • Anxious

  • Optimistic

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Solution

Optimistic

Explanation:

The word sanguine here means, optimistic or positive, especially in an apparently bad or difficult situation. Therefore 'Optimistic' is correct.

Concept: Idioms and Phrases (Entrance Exams)
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