gutsiness gutsiness

Definition(s):

  • (n) the trait of showing courage and determination in spite of possible loss or injury

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He was, however, impressed with my gutsiness.
  2. It was impossible not to admire his gutsiness and determination.
  3. Until now, the Pay Board and the Price Commission have not exactly acquired a reputation for firm gutsiness.

Quotes

  1. "Certainly 14-0 down wasn't a great thing for us ...... but we learned a few lessons from last week," Bellamy said in reference to his side's upset loss to the Sydney Roosters. "I think some people questioned (our gutsiness) last week .........
    on Aug 6, 2007 By: Craig Bellamy Source: Stuff.co.nz

  2. "That's what Chelsea is all about, that's where we've had so much success, by showing that gutsiness and togetherness," Cole said. "I love playing in a team that can show that. It felt after the game that we were really back. When I played at...
    on Oct 4, 2007 By: Joe Cole Source: Independent

  3. "You've got to appreciate Prado's gutsiness to charge that ball," Diaz said. "If he lays back, Vernon Wells is a fast runner and he might be it out. So he took the chance to charge it, had faith in himself to make the play, and he'll tell you...
    on May 22, 2009 By: Matt Diaz Source: MLB.com

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