Definition of plucky in English:

plucky

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Pronunciation: /ˈplʌki
 
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adjective (pluckier, pluckiest)

Derivatives

pluckily

adverb
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  • Britain is an island, homogenous and unchanging, pluckily defending its heritage from the barbarian hordes who batter its shores.
  • Off they pluckily trot then, to find the best in live entertainment on the island.
  • She knew that her chance would not come again, which was why, despite her capitulation in the marathon, she pluckily chose to run in the 10,000m, only to drop out once more.

pluckiness

noun
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  • In fact, it seems rather like a little terrier, retaining a natural edge and pluckiness but being utterly charming at the same time.
  • I would impress them with my pluckiness, my go-get- ‘em-ness.
  • A big part of the character's appeal's his pluckiness - in other words, he's just not swift enough to see how bad things are going.

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