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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The trait of showing courage and determination in spite of possible loss or injury.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective, : The drowning swimmer was rescued by a plucky schoolboy
  • Other than this quirky pluckiness, Victoria is very likable.
  • The rugged little dark-haired Nepalese had a reputation for pluckiness.
  • Aside from that, I enjoyed this wholesome tribute to the pluckiness of the American spirit. for more
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