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She got up in their faces with a fashionable statement which most of them detest, but she got rave reviews and ovations from people who appreciate her spunk.
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She’s half Greta Thunberg’s age but has all of the teen climate change leader’s spunk.
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Granted, previously winless Penn State showed some spunk in a 27-17 victory in Ann Arbor.
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The Spunk pretended to be shying—put on the rags as if he was going to try legs with the Devastation.
THE ADVENTURES OF MY COUSIN SMOOTHTIMOTHY TEMPLETON
Split meets the schooner Spunk, Skipper Pluck, afore he begun to get to the line, outside of which he could fish according to law.
THE ADVENTURES OF MY COUSIN SMOOTHTIMOTHY TEMPLETON
"I think I should have liked to know Spunk," smiled Marie from the other side of the sewing table.
MISS BILLY'S DECISIONELEANOR H. PORTER
"Of course Billy's got Spunk, but—" he hesitated, and smiled a little.
MISS BILLYELEANOR H. PORTER
I hope you don't, for I couldn't live without Spunk, and he couldn't live with out me.
MISS BILLYELEANOR H. PORTER
As to Spunk's name—it was not Mrs. Stetson's fault that even that was left undisturbed.
MISS BILLYELEANOR H. PORTER
Now when Spunk and I get to training—oh, and you haven't seen Spunk!
MISS BILLYELEANOR H. PORTER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SPUNK

  • advances
  • assaults
  • attacks
  • bearings
  • blows
  • butts
  • charges
  • drives
  • drivings
  • efforts
  • energies
  • exertings
  • exertions
  • forcings
  • impacts
  • jolts
  • leans
  • masses
  • nudges
  • offensives
  • onsets
  • pokes
  • prods
  • propulsion
  • shoves
  • strainings
  • thrustings
  • thrusts
  • weights
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