Word:

Spunk

Pronunciation: spŭņk
n.1.Wood that readily takes fire; touchwood; also, a kind of tinder made from a species of fungus; punk; amadou.
2.An inflammable temper; spirit; mettle; pluck; as, a man of spunk.
A lawless and dangerous set, men of spunk, and spirit, and power, both of mind and body.
- Prof. Wilson.
Noun1.spunk - material for starting a fire
2.spunk - the courage to carry on; "he kept fighting on pure spunk"; "you haven't got the heart for baseball"
Synonyms: mettle, nerve, heart
German tinder, adventuresomeness, adventurousness, aggression, aggressiveness, amadou, ambitiousness, backbone, bang, bottle, bottom, chutzpah, courage, dash, dauntlessness, doggedness, drive, dynamism, enterprise, enterprisingness, fire, force, forcefulness, gameness, get-up-and-get, get-up-and-go, getup, ginger, go, go-ahead, go-getting, go-to-itiveness, grit, gumption, guts, gutsiness, guttiness, heart, heart of oak, hustle, initiative, intestinal fortitude, kick, marrow, mettle, mettlesomeness, moxie, nerve, pep, pepper, piss and vinegar, pith, pizzazz, pluck, pluckiness, poop, punch, punk, push, pushfulness, pushiness, pushingness, pyrotechnic sponge, resolution, resolve, sand, snap, spirit, spunkiness, stamina, starch, stout heart, thrust, tinder, tinder fungus, tinderbox, touchwood, toughness, true grit, up-and-comingness, venturesomeness, venturousness, verve, vim, zing, zip
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