Example sentences for: plucky

How can you use “plucky” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In 1980, facing similar difficulties, Ted Kennedy switched from Aaron Copland's "Fanfare for the Common Man" (too high-toned) to "Gonna Fly Now," the theme from Rocky (Ted as the plucky little underdog).

  • "Were she still alive, Diana, the People's Princess, would also fear the colossal storm, but would admirably conceal her terror with a plucky smile and fistful of mood-altering drugs obtained from the rich lay-abouts she thinks of as friends," the Mirror did not add.

  • I call that plucky.

  • Could we in good conscience risk denying the plucky British people this marvelous operating system, with its fully integrated Internet browser?

  • Only the Journal could find in the above events an uplifting story about a plucky kid's "first lesson in the power of connections."


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