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Have the guts

Meaning/Usage: Brave; courage

Explanation: "Guts" is the stomach area.  Having "guts" is representing you have a strong stomach.  When you have "guts" you are saying you are brave or have a lot of courage.

"I don't have the guts to go bungee jumping."
"He doesn't have the guts to ask her on a date."
"He has a lot of guts to be hunting by himself."

A:  "I heard you went to Sky Mountain Park.  How was it."
B:  "It was pretty fun."
A:  "Did you go on the monster ride?"
B:  "No.  I didn't have the guts to go on that ride.  It was too scary."

Other Common Sentences

"He's very courageous."
"He's got balls to be doing that."
"He isn't afraid of anything."

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