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adj. - Marked by courage and determination in the face of difficulties or danger adj. - Showing courage.

Usage examples (35)
  • It's been suggested that the plucky -- and it's almost always described as plucky --
  • And eep -- Talia is many things, but "plucky" has never been one of them :
  • A deranged angry woman disrupting a meeting is "plucky" and "stands up for herself".
  • You have to be pretty creative and energetic -- you have to be quite kind of plucky, to a certain extent. for more
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