Spanish translation of 'mettle'
⇒ to be on one's mettle
estar dispuesto a demostrar su valía
⇒ to put sb on his mettle
picar a algn en el amor propio or en el orgullo
⇒ to show one's mettle
mostrar lo que uno vale
Example Sentences Including 'mettle'
Except of course that Tench's men would be on their mettle to make sure third time wasn't lucky.The Only Game
Whichever way, Miss Pym was always on her mettle and always ready to air her opinions.Noble Beginnnings
A few stiff drams after tea had soon put him back on his feet and on his mettle.Noble Beginnnings
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Translation of mettle from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary