mettled

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

mettle +‎ -ed

AdjectiveEdit

mettled (comparative more mettled, superlative most mettled)

  1. Having mettle or high spirits; ardent.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for mettled in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)