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Word of the Day – Aug. 15 – Gumption

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Noun: Gumption (GUMP-shun)

Definition:

1. Common sense, horse sense

2. Enterprise, initiative

Sample sentence: Mr. Walters hoped that at least one of his young sales clerks would have the gumption to apply for the vacant assistant manager position.

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