Aghast and Sanguine


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Aghast adjective – Filled with fear or dread.
Usage example: I stood there, aghast, as the vile monster made its way toward me

Sanguine is an antonym for aghast.
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Sanguine adjective – Eager for or marked by the shedding of blood, extreme violence, or killing.
Aghast is an antonym for sanguine.
Nearby Words: sanguinary, sanguineous
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