Synonyms and Antonyms of fortitude
the strength of mind that enables a person to endure pain or hardship <it was only with the greatest fortitude that the Pilgrims were able to survive their first winter in Plymouth> Synonyms backbone, constancy, fiber, grit, grittiness, guts, intestinal fortitude, pluck, spunk Related Words determination, purposefulness, resoluteness, resolution; bravery, courage, courageousness, daring, dauntlessness, doughtiness, fearlessness, gallantry, greatheartedness, intrepidity, intrepidness, nerve, stoutness, valor; endurance, forbearance, stamina, sufferance, tolerance; heart, mettle, spirit; audacity, boldness, brass, cheek, chutzpah (also chutzpa or hutzpah or hutzpa), effrontery, gall, hardihood, nerve, nerviness, temerity Near Antonyms indecisiveness, irresoluteness, irresolution, vacillation; cowardice, cowardliness, cravenness, dastardliness, faintheartedness, pusillanimity, timidity, timorousness Antonyms spinelessness
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