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mettlesome

[ met-l-suhm ]
/ ˈmɛt l səm /
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adjective

spirited; courageous.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of mettlesome

First recorded in 1655–65; mettle + -some1
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