Definition of 'fortitude'
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His mental fortitude has also impressed City's coaches. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But he took it with great fortitude. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They were a special group imbued with incredible mental fortitude. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The imagination and fortitude shown by the actors in this book are undoubtedly immense. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Our courage and fortitude enables them to spread their opinion about us without interruption. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Some of his misgivings about the mental fortitude of his players remain. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It shows amazing fortitude to cope with that over so much time. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It boasts the courage and fortitude of the former while aspiring to the sophistication of the latter. Times, Sunday Times (2006)More mental fortitude was required as a power cut meant another long delay. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And she has embraced change with courage and fortitude. The Sun (2012)He says he wants the country to show resolve and fortitude. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Now he must prove his mental fortitude by jumping straight back on his horse and into a meaningful test. The Sun (2013)Plus he had the mental fortitude. Times, Sunday Times (2011)How is that for mental fortitude? Times, Sunday Times (2008)What a stunning show of fortitude, skill and sheer determination. The Sun (2012)It is also about courage, fortitude and craft. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Yet it may suit her style, which is based on endurance and mental fortitude rather than speed. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They stuck to their task, showed great fortitude and skill and put their batsmen under consistent pressure. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He will almost certainly lose but I admire his fortitude. The Sun (2008)The public was impressed by the family's dignity and fortitude, the way it dealt with misfortune. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Instead, they recognise an inspiring figure, who has sustained some very public scars but had the dignity and fortitude to overcome them. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Thus I continue my journey - and display great fortitude by not visiting a castle. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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