One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘Gareth opened a bottle of whisky’
flask, carafe, decanter, pitcher, flagon, carboy, demijohn
2‘no one had the bottle to stand up to McGregor’
courage, courageousness, bravery, valour, intrepidity, boldness, nerve, confidence, daring, audacity, pluck, pluckiness, spirit, mettle, spine, backbone, steel, fibre, stout-heartedness
guts, gutsiness, spunk, grit, gumption, gameness
North American moxie, cojones, sand
vulgar slang balls
rare temerariousness, venturousness
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