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fortitude
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
strength of mind that enables one to endure adversity with courage
  • You had the fortitude to regain the house, assisted by your nurse.
    Chapters 67-68 (26% in)
  • The general looked around him with slight uneasiness; however he did not yield, but calling up all his fortitude, said,—"I will not swear."
    Chapters 75-76 (29% in)
  • —for I am the only culprit, Edmond, and if you owe revenge to any one, it is to me, who had not fortitude to bear your absence and my solitude.
    Chapters 89-90 (11% in)

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