Fortitude in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Fortitude

Mental or emotional strength that enables courage in the face of adversity. | (archaic) Physical strength.

Short Example Sentences for Fortitude

  • 1. But she had a fortitude far above my precautions. 🔊
  • 2. Your fortitude isn't being questioned. 🔊
  • 3. His fortitude was the more admirable because he was not willing to die. 🔊
  • 4. For she had taught them, and they drew their fortitude from her. 🔊
  • 5. And with what fortitude his parents bore their most painful loss! 🔊
  • 6. The intelligence thus obtained she had not fortitude to bear. 🔊
  • 7. A great cry rose up within her, that her fortitude was near its end. 🔊
  • 8. His courage to brave, and his fortitude to endure, were absolute. 🔊
  • 9. From the guilt of murder I was saved by the fortitude of a stranger. 🔊
  • 10. Mrs. Hall's fortitude visibly broke down. 🔊
  • 11. The remaining pieces are detached statues of Fortitude and Faith. 🔊
  • 12. At this unlooked for intelligence, the mother's fortitude gave way. 🔊

How to use Fortitude in Sentences?

  • 1. I read in the depths of her plaintive eyes the trust of a child and the fortitude of a heroine. 🔊
  • 2. My very example may teach them how altered fortune can be borne with fortitude and patience. 🔊
  • 3. I had possessed sufficient fortitude to remain chained to the isolation of my miserable home! 🔊
  • 4. It was a moment which severely tried his fortitude; but that fortitude stood the trial. 🔊
  • 5. Like true American pioneers, they adapted themselves to circumstances with fortitude and skill. 🔊
  • 6. They will show, how much, even in the minutest trifles, truth and fortitude weigh with them. 🔊
  • 7. It was a painful shock, but he bore it with greater calmness and fortitude than I had expected. 🔊
  • 8. James Thorpe spoke with a certain fortitude which Jacqueline was quick to observe. 🔊
  • 9. But the formal effrontery with which she addressed me restored in a moment my fortitude and my indignation. 🔊
  • 10. And all the while she marvels at the uncomplaining fortitude of others, never counting her own. 🔊
  • 11. It was the riders' skill and fortitude that made the operation of the line possible. 🔊
  • 12. But one thing urged him to rally his energies and meet the blow with fortitude whenever it should come. 🔊
  • 13. At the place of execution, they behaved with fortitude and a composure befitting the solemnity of the occasion. 🔊
  • 14. Humanity has hardly advanced in fortitude since that time, though it has advanced in many other ways. 🔊
  • 15. The difficulties of the camp life would have been unbearable to her had not her natural fortitude and her intense pride come to her rescue. 🔊
  • 16. In the resolute spirit of fortitude with which he sustained these sufferings he gave utterance to many rigid and uncompromising doctrines. 🔊
  • 17. Hour by hour he grew paler and fainter, spite of the heroic fortitude that sustained his famishing body. 🔊
  • 18. All we could do was to try to behave ourselves with fortitude in view of the personal danger, and with composure in view of that of others. 🔊
  • 19. But it required more fortitude than he could command when the desire for the book was gratified and gone: and his honour and conscience were hurt. 🔊
  • 20. Adam and the dame had undergone severe trials during the last years, though they bore up under them with christian fortitude and resignation. 🔊
  • 21. De Vessey would have faced and defied earthly perils, but these were almost beyond his fortitude to endure. 🔊
  • 22. Sidney Price, whose moral fortitude has never been impeached, was the first to handle the situation. 🔊
  • 23. My spirits were low, and my head ached violently; but I had not the fortitude to venture upon a solitary evening. 🔊