[ fawr-ti-tood-n-uhs, -tyood- ]
/ ˌfɔr tɪˈtud n əs, -ˈtyud- /
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having or showing fortitude; marked by bravery or courage: The pillars stand tall, like fortitudinous soldiers, guarding the vast expanse of desert.
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How to use fortitudinous in a sentence
He has been ailing lately—and he thought that this happy and fortitudinous event would be too much for his nerves.The Mysteries of London, v. 1/4|George W. M. Reynolds