Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Informal Essential abilities or qualities, such as self-confidence, dependability, and knowledge, necessary for success in a given field or situation.

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  • n. Ideal and essential qualities in character that are critical for success.

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Examples

  • "If he's the right stuff to go to Karo-Karo, Karo-Karo won't do him any harm."

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