Definitions for braveryˈbreɪ və ri, ˈbreɪv ri

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

brav•er•yˈbreɪ və ri, ˈbreɪv ri(n.)(pl.)-er•ies.

  1. brave spirit or conduct; courage; valor.

  2. showiness; splendor; magnificence.

  3. fine or showy dress.

Origin of bravery:

1540–50; prob. < It braveria, der. of brav(are) to brave

Princeton's WordNet

  1. courage, courageousness, bravery, braveness(noun)

    a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear

  2. fearlessness, bravery(noun)

    feeling no fear

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. bravery(noun)ˈbreɪ və ri, ˈbreɪv ri

    ≠ cowardice

    awarded a medal for bravery


  1. bravery(Noun)

    Being brave, courageousness.

  2. bravery(Noun)

    A brave act.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bravery(noun)

    the quality of being brave; fearless; intrepidity

  2. Bravery(noun)

    the act of braving; defiance; bravado

  3. Bravery(noun)

    splendor; magnificence; showy appearance; ostentation; fine dress

  4. Bravery(noun)

    a showy person; a fine gentleman; a beau

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