Definition: strength of mind that allows a person to bear through a difficult situation
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): endurance, determination
Antonym(s): weakness, helplessness
1. Despite having a sprained ankle, Ted had the fortitude to climb down the mountain.
2. I bore the pain with fortitude and did not scream.
3. Since Mary has a fear of heights, she’s not sure she has the fortitude to ride the Ferris wheel.