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Definition of Fortitude

Babylon English

courage, bravery, valor; endurance
Fortitude Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(n.)
That strength or firmness of mind which enables a person to encounter danger with coolness and courage, or to bear pain or adversity without murmuring, depression, or despondency; passive courage; resolute endurance; firmness in confronting or bearing up against danger or enduring trouble.
  
(n.)
Power to resist attack; strength; firmness.
  
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Patient courage.
Australian Slang
(jocular) strength of will; guts
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. strength of mind that enables one to endure adversity with courage
(hypernym) courage, courageousness, bravery
(hyponym) backbone, grit, guts, moxie, sand, gumption
Fortitude Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Courage is the ability and willingness to confront  fear, pain, danger, uncertainty, or intimidation. Physical courage is courage in the face of physical pain, hardship, death, or threat of death, while moral courage is the ability to act rightly in the face of popular opposition, shame, scandal, or discouragement.

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