Sentence Examples


  • Lana didn't have the mettle to survive the way he knew how.
  • He suspected it was because the same mettle lining Dusty's backbone lined hers.
  • Determined that in this first battle against a white nation they would show their mettle, the Japanese lavished both time and forethought on the minutest preparations.
  • The cause slumbered, till in1742-1743the outbreak of wars with France and Spain gave Prince Charles a chance of showing his mettle.
  • An observer of very different mettle, the great lawyer d'Aguesseau, dwells on the "noble singularity, that gave him an almost prophetic air.