Synonyms of gumption in English:

gumption


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noun

1‘she had the gumption to go and make a better life for herself’

SYNONYMS
initiative, resourcefulness, enterprise, imagination, imaginativeness, ingenuity, inventiveness
cleverness, astuteness, shrewdness, acumen, discernment, understanding, reason, wisdom, sagacity, sense, common sense, wit, mother wit, native wit, native ability, practicality
spirit, forcefulness, backbone, pluck, mettle, nerve, courage
informal get-up-and-go, grit, spunk, oomph, nous, savvy, horse sense
British informal loaf, common
North American informal smarts
ANTONYMS

stupidity