Definitions for pluckyˈplʌk i

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pluck•yˈplʌk i(adj.)pluck•i•er, pluck•i•est.

  1. having or showing pluck; brave.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gutsy, plucky(adj)

    marked by courage and determination in the face of difficulties or danger; robust and uninhibited

    "you have to admire her; it was a gutsy thing to do"; "the gutsy...intensity of her musical involvement"-Judith Crist; "a gutsy red wine"

  2. feisty, plucky, spunky(adj)

    showing courage

    "the champion is faced with a feisty challenger"


  1. plucky(Adjective)

    Having or showing pluck, courage or spirit in trying circumstances.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Plucky

    having pluck or courage; characterized by pluck; displaying pluck; courageous; spirited; as, a plucky race

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a plucky young fellow.

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