Word of the Day – Aug. 31 – Mettle

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Noun: Mettle (MET-ul)

1 a. Vigor and strength in spirit or temperament
b. Staying quality: stamina

2 Quality of temperament or disposition

Sample sentence: The tractor had proved its mettle, lasting for over four generations, but I knew that it was high time to restore it and use it for just for show.

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