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[stout-hahr-tid] /ˈstaʊtˈhɑr tɪd/
brave and resolute; dauntless.
Origin of stout-hearted
First recorded in 1645-55
Related forms
stout-heartedly, adverb
stout-heartedness, noun Unabridged
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  • Even the stouthearted Captain and the faithful mate, blear-eyed and haggard from loss of sleep, were filled with wonder.

    West Wind Drift George Barr McCutcheon
  • Many of them had lost their all, yet the worst sufferers seemed by far the most stouthearted of the forlorn crowd.

    The Quest of the 'Golden Hope' Percy F. Westerman
  • Peggy was asked if she would do it, and being a stouthearted lass she consented, for a round sum, to try it.

  • What ripples from the seething capitals will stir the placid thoughts of your stouthearted peasants?

    Where the Sabots Clatter Again Katherine Shortall
British Dictionary definitions for stouthearted


valiant; brave
Derived Forms
stoutheartedly, adverb
stoutheartedness, noun
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