|part of speech:
||spirited or courageous.
A few mettlesome mothers started a movement to put an end to drunk driving.
- brave, courageous, gutsy, nervy, plucky, spunky, valiant, valorous
- similar words:
- audacious, daring, dauntless, doughty, fearless, game, gritty, heroic, high-spirited, intrepid, spirited, stout-hearted, tough, undaunted
||dashing, hardy, heroic, intrepid, spirited, tough