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You may be sure, the mettlesome Spaniard had fire enough in her veins to resent the deliberate design of cheating her, almost as much as if it had been successfully accomplished.
Fielding was a "manly great-hearted fellow"; Smollett was "often wrong and always irascible," but he was also "as proud, warm-hearted, and mettlesome a Scot as had then crossed the Tweed" (133), and worked "incessantly and laboriously to prevent the world from being a shilling the worse for him" (134).
Fosun's unit, Mettlesome Investment 2, will merge with Ironshore Inc to boost its presence in the insurance business.
For the mettlesome imagination, Revolver Rani makes for a gripping watch.
Promoted by a group of three mettlesome women, award winning author Anjali Raghbeer, Electrik Chakra designer Priyanjali Goel and trustee of tGELF Foundation Urvashi Khemka, The Shift Series provides the tools, media and mentors to think differently and helps people move towards their true potential.
For example, I cannot credit that the mettlesome poet Byron would have contentedly sat down with Bartleby to examine a law document of, say five hundred pages, closely written in a crimpy hand.
As an audience you feel acutely and physically the stress in the family home where the spectre of debt looms over political radical William Godwin (William Chubb), his exasperated second wife (Sadie Shimmin), and their three daughters - the product of three different fathers and two mothers - fragile Fanny, flighty Jane, and lastly Mary, mettlesome offspring of Godwin and feminist Mary Wollstonecraft.
As one French diplomat observed: "Minister Barlow has a mettlesome character and is hard to handle.
In a Paris production, he portrayed Smetana's Jen& (The Bartered Bride) as a merry, mettlesome, smart and nimble boy deeply in love with Marenka yet at the same time thinking pragmatically and rationally.
mettlesome, having heard those "guns" before, and likens them
Cool Mission 6g Definite Article - Mettlesome T G Leslie 2/3112-1 RPR 131h OR 134h He never showed an awful lot at home but came out and won three novice hurdles, and he did it well.