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Gumption

Gump´tion
n.1.
1.Capacity; shrewdness; common sense.
One does not have gumption till one has been properly cheated.
- Lord Lytton.
2.(Paint.) The art of preparing colors.
3.Megilp.
3.initiative; resourcefulness.
4.Courage; guts.
Noun1.gumption - sound practical judgment; "I can't see the sense in doing it now"; "he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples"; "fortunately she had the good sense to run away"
2.gumption - fortitude and determination; "he didn't have the guts to try it"
Synonyms: guts, moxie, backbone, grit, sand
adventuresomeness, adventurousness, aggression, aggressiveness, ambitiousness, astuteness, audacity, backbone, balls, boldness, bottle, brains, cleverness, common sense, courage, daring, drive, dynamism, energy, enterprise, enterprisingness, force, forcefulness, gameness, get-up-and-get, get-up-and-go, getup, go, go-ahead, go-getting, go-to-itiveness, good sense, grit, guts, horse sense, hustle, initiative, judgement, judgment, mettle, mother wit, moxie, nerve, nous, perspicaciousness, perspicacity, pluck, push, pushfulness, pushiness, pushingness, resourcefulness, sagaciousness, sagacity, shrewdness, spirit, spunk, stamina, up-and-comingness, venturesomeness, venturousness, vigor, wisdom
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