Fortitude - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɔːrtətuːd|  American pronunciation of the word fortitude
Brit.  |ˈfɔːtɪtjuːd|  British pronunciation of the word fortitude

noun

- strength of mind that enables one to endure adversity with courage

Examples

She has endured disappointments with fortitude and patience.

...it was only with the greatest fortitude that the Pilgrims were able to survive their first winter in Plymouth...

Winnie is a woman of quiet fortitude who has endured a lot of suffering.

...breasted the diagnosis of cancer with fortitude and optimism...

... everyone in the family was succored by Elizabeth's fortitude and steadfastness.

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