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spunk

noun [U]  us   /spʌŋk/ approving
brave determination and confidence even in discouraging situations: The kid showed lots of spunk to compete with her arm in a cast.
spunky
adjective  us   /ˈspʌŋ·ki/
approving a spunky nine-year-old
Translations of “spunk”
in Chinese (Traditional) 勇敢, 勇氣,膽量, 果斷…
in Chinese (Simplified) 勇敢, 勇气,胆量, 果断…
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