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fortitude

Synonyms of fortitude in English:

noun

  • he accepted his increasing illness with fortitude
    courage, bravery, strength of mind, strength of character, moral strength, toughness of spirit, firmness of purpose, strong-mindedness, resilience, backbone, spine, mettle, spirit, nerve, pluck, pluckiness, doughtiness, fearlessness, valour, intrepidity, stout-heartedness, endurance;
    stoicism, steadfastness, patience, long-suffering, forbearance, tenacity, pertinacity, perseverance, resolve, resolution, resoluteness, determination;
    British  Dunkirk spirit
    informal guts, grit, spunk
    [Antonyms] faint-heartedness
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