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intestinal fortitude

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1 strength of mind to carry on in spite of danger
  • the one person who had the intestinal fortitude to stand up and denounce the injustice of it all

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2 the strength of mind that enables a person to endure pain or hardship
  • you'll need considerable intestinal fortitude to take a job at that company, but the work experience will be worth it

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The first known use of intestinal fortitude was circa 1937

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“Intestinal fortitude.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/intestinal%20fortitude. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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