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get-up-and-go

Definitions

noun

  1. (informal) energy, drive, or ambition

Synonyms

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= energy, drive, spirit, life, push (informal), strength, pep, zip (informal), vitality, stamina, vigour, zeal, verve, zest, welly (slang), vivacity, liveliness, vim (slang), forcefulness

Example Sentences Including 'get-up-and-go'

I said,'Renée used to say I didn't have enough get-up-and-go.
Laurie Graham MR STARLIGHT (2004)

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