Thesaurus / dauntlessness
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
"I'd be willing to do this every morning—for you—for us," he ventured, his heart thumping at its own dauntlessness.
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
A gentle, brave dauntlessness rang in her voice, and the Englishman could with difficulty keep back his tears.
THE ETERNAL CITYHALL CAINE
Commandant L. Wessels, famous for his dauntlessness, was the first to open fire by lodging a shot in one of the enemy's tents.
IN THE SHADOW OF DEATHP. H. KRITZINGER AND R. D. MCDONALD
Her dauntlessness was quelled by fatigue, and by the chill weight of these eyes fixed upon her.
MEG'S FRIENDALICE ABIGAIL CORKRAN
Her dauntlessness, the old defiance, were a relief—a really delicious relief.
THE SHADOW OF LIFEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
An unexpected show of dauntlessness in a native compelled from them a ready recognition of his courage.
But, after an instant, he brought his twisted teeth together with a snap and gazed at her with drunken dauntlessness.
THE EDDYCLARENCE L. CULLEN
If there be any finer example of dauntlessness in the heart of man, the novellers have not yet portrayed it for us.
THE HELPERSFRANCIS LYNDE
But his defiance was the defiance of a Christian, the dauntlessness of a knight of the Holy Ghost.
OLD AND NEW MASTERSROBERT LYND
They will risk their lives with the most incredible dauntlessness to save a comrade.
A DREAM OF THE NORTH SEAJAMES RUNCIMAN
WORDS RELATED TO DAUNTLESSNESS
- stiff upper lip
- staying power
- true grit
- what it takes
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