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Synonyms of mettle in English:


  • 1 a man of mettle
    spirit, fortitude, strength of character, moral fiber, steel, determination, resolve, resolution, backbone, grit, true grit, courage, courageousness, bravery, valor, fearlessness, daring
    informal guts, spunk, balls
  • 2 Frazer was of a very different mettle
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