Definitions for valorˈvæl ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. heroism, gallantry, valor, valour, valorousness, valiance, valiancy(noun)

    the qualities of a hero or heroine; exceptional or heroic courage when facing danger (especially in battle)

    "he showed great heroism in battle"; "he received a medal for valor"

Wiktionary

  1. valor(Noun)

    Value; worth.

  2. valor(Noun)

    Strength of mind in regard to danger; that quality which enables a person to encounter danger with firmness; personal bravery; courage; prowess; intrepidity.

  3. Origin: and valor, valur, valour, from valor. Compare Spanish valor and valer.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valor(noun)

    value; worth

  2. Valor(noun)

    strength of mind in regard to danger; that quality which enables a man to encounter danger with firmness; personal bravery; courage; prowess; intrepidity

  3. Valor(noun)

    a brave man; a man of valor

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pete Mansoor:

    It smacks of stolen valor.

  2. Anonymous:

    Discretion is the better part of valor.

  3. William Shakespeare:

    In false quarrels there is no true valor.

  4. Publilius Syrus:

    Valor grows by daring, fear by holding back.

  5. Commissioner Charles Ramsey:

    Robert redefined what valor means, in my mind.

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