mettlesome

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met·tle·some

 (mĕt′l-səm)
adj.
Full of mettle; spirited and plucky. See Synonyms at brave.

met•tle•some

(ˈmɛt l səm)

adj.
spirited; courageous.
[1655–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mettlesome - having a proud and unbroken spirit
spirited - displaying animation, vigor, or liveliness
2.mettlesome - willing to face dangermettlesome - willing to face danger    
brave, courageous - possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching; "Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring"- Herman Melville; "a frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain"- William Wordsworth; "set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory"

mettlesome

adjective courageous, daring, dashing, bold, lively, vigorous, fiery, brisk, ardent, game (informal), feisty (informal, chiefly U.S. & Canad.), valiant, plucky, high-spirited, sprightly, frisky, mettled She was bright and mettlesome - a real go-getter.

mettlesome

adjective
2. Full of or characterized by a lively, emphatic, eager quality:
Informal: snappy.
Translations

mettlesome

[ˈmetlsəm] ADJanimoso, brioso

mettlesome

adj personcouragiert, schneidig; horsefeurig