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a stout heart

Courage, nerves, determination, or resolve, especially in the face of adversity or hardship. Our team showed a stout heart last night, never giving in to the notion that our opponents couldn't be beaten. He faced the diagnosis with a stout heart and a stiff upper lip, vowing that he would fight the cancer until his very last breath.
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a stout heart

courage or determination. literary
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Sentence was adjourned to October 13 and Stout was released on conditional bail.
Laing, of Cupar, and Stout, of Newburgh, both Fife, admitted two separate charges of assault and will be sentenced next month.
Prior to joining Longs, Stout served as executive vice president of merchandising at BJ's Wholesale Club Inc., and before that she was president of two divisions of A&P.
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We do not claim to see beyond the opposition between Rawls and Hauerwas; rather, we think, with philosophers like Jeffrey Stout and Romand Coles, that we might do better to examine its middle, for there is a surprising similarity in the "conditions of possibility" for Rawls's and Hauerwas's inquiries.
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Democracy and Tradition, by Jeffrey Stout. Princeton University Press, 368 pages, $35
'Foreign Extra Stout' is a top tipple in African nations and is almost twice the strength of the ordinary pint of stout.
Deitrich Stout, an anthropology graduate student at Indiana University in Bloomington, sits among the men.
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We discuss the effectiveness of the Stout prosthesis, a device that was developed more than 30 years ago to restore speech in postlaryngectomy patients.
A well organized beer list according to Oliver should have, "at least one great Pilsner, one great German wheat beer, one great pale ale, at least two or three of the comple x beers from Belgium because they are very versatile and are as complex as any beverage you can think of, an imperial stout, which is always great with a wide variety of desserts, and one of the Belgian fruit beers." Though Oliver admits some places, like Montrachet will always be wine based, he maintains the importance of having both flavors available, "I think it's almost an insult to your food if you don't provide the wide variety of beverages that could work best.
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