AskDefine | Define plucky

Dictionary Definition

plucky adj
1 showing courage; "the champion is faced with a feisty challenger" [syn: feisty, spunky]
2 showing courage in the face of danger; "a plucky lampooner of the administration" [also: pluckiest, pluckier]

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  1. Having or showing pluck, courage or spirit in trying circumstances.


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Extensive Definition

Plucky may refer to:
  • Plucky (Farthing Wood), a fictional character in the television series The Animals of Farthing Wood
  • Plucky Duck, a fictional anthropomorphic green duck in the animated series Tiny Toon Adventures

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