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  1. May 2016
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    1. sanguine

      "Of persons and expectations, etc.; Hopeful or confident with reference to some particular issue" (OED).

    2. postilions

      "A person who rides the leading, left-hand side horse drawing a coach or carriage, esp. when only one pair is used and there is no coachman" (OED).

    3. on Saturday se’nnight

      "Meaning in a weeks time" (OED).

    4. conceited

      "Conceited, in this case and usage is not just thinking well of oneself but, being witty, amusing; employing or characterized by conceits" (OED).

    5. borne

      "Something carried, sustained, endured, etc" (OED).