Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Definitions for gumption
- Initiative; aggressiveness; resourcefulness.
- Courage; spunk; guts.
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Citations for gumption
I've had the gumption to make the money, but I haven't the gumption to spend it.
You're just one of those sweet boobs without any gumption to fight back.
Origin of gumption
Gumption comes from a Scottish term, possibly deriving from the Old Norse gaumr, "attention, heed."