Will the underdogs prevail through hard work and gumption or will billionaires turn Wisconsin into their own playground?
The expression and gumption she sells the number with her eyes is the real magic of Shirley Temple.
Fashion would lose much of its electricity without the head-snapping magnetism of models moving with gumption down a runway.
1719, originally Scottish, "common sense, shrewdness," also "drive, initiative," possibly connected with Middle English gome "attention, heed," from Old Norse gaumr "heed, attention." Sense of "initiative" is first recorded 1812.
Initiative; enterprise; courage; spunk (1831+)