Part of speech:
Without fear; not afraid; brave; intrepid
Strong or pronounced; prominent:
Acting or done with a lack of care or caution; careless or irresponsible.
Feeling or showing confidence in oneself; self-assured:
Marked by stouthearted courage; brave.
Full of or characterized by animation, vigor, or courage:
That cannot be daunted or intimidated; fearless
Not restrained by a sense of shame or propriety; rudely bold; brazen
Feeling, exhibiting, or expressing no fear.
The definition of firm is solid, hard or rigid.
Strong in construction; firm; substantial
The definition of cowardly is something characterized by a lack of courage.
Endure is defined as to put up with or to undergo.
The definition of gallant is brave, noble or polite.
Marked by defiance; boldly resisting.
Full of mettle; spirited; ardent, brave, etc.
The definition of bravery means courage.
endure bad situation
Challenge means to stop someone and ask for their identification.
people who are brave
(Informal) Having spunk; courageous; spirited
Not concealed or disguised; obvious:
Showing or practicing caution; careful.
Incapable of being overcome, subdued, or vanquished; unconquerable.
Marked by courage or daring; plucky.
Having an offensive or intense odor or flavor.
Risk is defined as to expose someone or something to a dangerous situation.
To withstand; oppose; fend off; stand firm against; withstand the action of
Of, relating to, or done in preparation for the future:
Having a combative character; aggressive, especially in the service of a cause:
Having enough spirit or enthusiasm; ready (for something)
Resolutely courageous; fearless.
The definition of hardy is someone or something robust or showing great strength to make it through harsh conditions, such as the winter cold.
Having the qualities of gallantry and honor attributed to an ideal knight.
endure bad situation
The definition of Achilles is a figure from Greek mythology who was a hero of the Trojan War.
The definition of adventurous is someone who is willing to take chances.
Vain, noisy boasting or bragging
Incapable of being changed; unalterable:
To serve as a front for.
The definition of heroic is a strong and courageous person or a story about deeds by those with these qualities.
The period of time during which this takes place
Short for massive astrophysical compact halo object. Any of various massive dark objects, such as a brown dwarf star, black hole, or large planet, found in a galactic halo . MACHOs are thought to make up at least a part of the dark matter that apparently pervades much of the universe.
Producing a strong impression or response; striking:
Having the qualities generally regarded as those that a man should have; virile; strong, brave, resolute, honorable, etc.
An audacious act or remark
The definition of honor is high respect, great reputation or high rank received or enjoyed.
Any of the bundles of fibers made up of neurons that carry sensory and motor information throughout the body in the form of electrical impulses. Afferent nerves carry information to the central nervous system, and efferent nerves carry information from the central nervous system to the muscles, organs, and glands. Efferent nerves include the nerves of the peripheral nervous system, which control voluntary motor activity and of the autonomic nervous system, which controls involuntary motor activity.
An art, trade, or technique, particularly one requiring use of the hands or body:
Degree of concentration, distillation, or saturation:
To bring face to face with:
Filled with fright; terrified
(Chiefly in the plural) A self-identified group of white US Southerners who colluded to influence outcomes of post-Reconstruction elections by intimidating, coercing and bullying black voters and legislators, including burning down houses and churches, flogging and murdering opponents. Also known as "regulators". Later used to describe anyone who intimidated or bullied in a similar manner.
The definition of hector is a bully, or it is a man's name.
To line near the edge, especially with a different material.
The definition of cavalier is an arrogant person or someone indifferent or casual about important matters.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Showing a readiness or eagerness to fight; warlike
Having or showing a fixed, firm purpose; determined; resolved; unwavering
Attracting attention in a gaudy or flashy way
The definition of a bluster is a stormy blowing of air or a noisy commotion.
A show of bravery or defiance, often in order to make a false impression or mislead someone.
The definition of chivalry is a group of knights or gentlemen or the medieval system of knighthood.
The definition of a commendation is an official recommendation or praise.
Daring action; reckless courage
A chivalrous or adventurous undertaking.
The definition of fortitude is having strong will in the face of danger or pain.
An act or speech characteristic of a gallant
The definition of gumption is determination and courage.
A bunch of feathers or a plume, especially on a helmet.
A swaggering manner of moving or behaving.
(Usage Problem) Reluctant; unwilling.
Of, relating to, or befitting a soldier.
Very splendid or distinguished
Making a good showing
To pay respectful or flattering attention to (a person) in order to get something
The definition of bright is shining and full of light, mentally quick or witty.
Temerity is being so confident or bold that it may come across as foolish or reckless.
Valor is defined as strength or courage, particularly in the face of great danger.
Energy and enthusiasm in the expression of ideas, especially in artistic performance or composition:
To enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments:
To move forward or advance through or across:
To make a show of working in order to escape punishment.
To be able to eat or digest
In a yeomanly manner
Full of or subject to fear; timid
Having or showing a consciousness of one's defects or shortcomings; not overly proud; not self-assertive; modest
(Obs.) Gentle or kind
To find fault; declare annoyance
To evade something by cunning, trickery, or deceit.
(Informal) To leave hurriedly, esp. under questionable circumstances; abscond
Hide is defined as to conceal something, oneself, or others.
To give up (to an enemy) on prearranged conditions; surrender conditionally
(Name, person, proper) A masculine name: var. Rowland; equiv. It. Orlando
(Bible, person, proper) An Israelite judge, a Nazarite, noted for his feats of great strength: betrayed to the Philistines by Delilah: Judges 13-16
- Plucky emphasizes gameness in fighting against something when one is at a decided disadvantage
- Intrepid implies absolute fearlessness and esp. suggests dauntlessness in facing the new or unknown
- Valiant emphasizes a heroic quality in the courage or fortitude shown
- Audacious suggests an imprudent or reckless boldness
- Bold stresses a daring temperament, whether displayed courageously, presumptuously, or defiantly
- Courageous suggests readiness to deal with things fearlessly by reason of a stout-hearted temperament or a resolute spirit
- Brave implies fearlessness in meeting danger or difficulty and has the broadest application of the words considered here
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