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synonyms for mettled

  • ardent
  • fiery
  • peppery
  • plucky
  • spirited
  • spunky
  • valiant
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How to use mettled in a sentence

His mettled horse caracoled under his touch with a grace that made a long "Ah!"
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Now Roger is off for his ride, mounted on his mettled charger.
CHILD LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYANATOLE FRANCE
No one could imagine Mrs. Stickles seated in a finely-upholstered sleigh and driving a high-mettled horse.
THE FOURTH WATCHH. A. CODY
Have you seen the kick and tug at the straps of the mettled pony in stables that betrays the mishandling of him by his groom?
THE AMAZING MARRIAGE, COMPLETEGEORGE MEREDITH
Eight hundred lion-mettled and noble sons of Britain have fallen by the side of thirty thousand of their own brave soldiers!
THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION, VOL. 20, ISSUE 566, SEPTEMBER 15, 1832VARIOUS
It was a desperate race, that between the mad, high-mettled mare and the canny, raw-boned hunter.
KILGORMANTALBOT BAINES REED
In all England one would scarce have found upon that morning so high-mettled and so debonair a pair.
SIR NIGELARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
Only the mettled Kurt had taken certain measures, which, in regard to their effect, might supply the place of miracles.
TRANSLATIONS FROM THE GERMAN (VOL 3 OF 3)THOMAS CARLYLE
This answer put the mettled Kurt into some perplexity; and tuned him to another key.
TRANSLATIONS FROM THE GERMAN (VOL 3 OF 3)THOMAS CARLYLE
But then, setting her teeth, the whole daring of her nature rose to the situation, as a high-mettled horse rises to a heavy fence.
THE FAR HORIZONLUCAS MALET
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO METTLED

  • ardent
  • fiery
  • mettled
  • peppery
  • plucky
  • spirited
  • spunky
  • valiant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.