Sentence Examples


  • The paper-a simple, four-page affair launched under the moniker The Daily Dramatic Chronicle-was started by Charles and Michael DeYoung on January 16, 1865 with a lot of gumption and a little help from a relative.
  • Over its lifetime, the battery may lose some of the gumption to keep a full charge, so picking up an extra battery might be beneficial.
  • Overall, it got a B+ grade, but viewers tended to be put off by the lack of realism and gumption in it.
  • Dave has always been an average Joe with little gumption to change things up.
  • But I hope I'd have the gumption not to rationalize my actions by pretending I believed what I did was right.