(Med.) A deposit of small concretions that form in the kidneys or gallbladder and that may be retained, passed on to the urinary bladder, or passed from the body
A tract or area of sand; beach, etc.
A cloud of fine, dry particles.
Courage to meet danger or difficulty; fortitude
A resolute quality of mind
Strength of mind that allows one to endure pain or adversity with courage.
Willpower, courage, determination, etc.
A fixed intention or resolution:
Any unclean or soiling matter, as mud, dust, dung, trash, etc.; filth
Aggressive energy; initiative:
(Informal) Impudent boldness; audacity; brazenness
The act of persevering; continued, patient effort
A pervasive or essential attitude, quality, or principle:
Punk, touchwood, or other tinder.
The quality or state of being tenacious
(Obs.) Shrewdness in practical matters; common sense
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