Example sentences for: plucky

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

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

  • Sentimentalists cheered the triumph of Marlins' manager Jim Leyland, who had been in baseball 33 years without a championship ring, but lamented the defeat of the plucky Indians, who haven't won the Series in 49 years.

  • As the plucky challenger, Bradley can campaign both to the left and right of Gore, picking up support from anti-Gore, pro-labor activists on one day and boosting his pro-business, pro-free-trade agenda to Wall Streeters a few days later.

  • Show and Men in Black , at the other Godzilla and the dire Six Days, Seven Nights , which squanders a plucky, Carole Lombardish turn by the scrumptious Anne Heche.

  • "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.


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