Bravely
Bravely Brave"ly, adv. 1. In a brave manner; courageously; gallantly; valiantly; splendidly; nobly. [1913 Webster]

2. Finely; gaudily; gayly; showily. [1913 Webster]

And [she] decked herself bravely to allure the eyes of all men that should see her. --Judith. x. 4. [1913 Webster]

3. Well; thrivingly; prosperously. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster]


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  • bravely — adverb In a brave manner …   Wiktionary

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  • bravely — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. courageously, fearlessly, valiantly, boldly, daringly, dauntlessly, intrepidly, heroically, gallantly, doughtily, hardily, stoutly, manfully, staunchly, pluckily, resolutely, valorously, spiritedly, firmly, audaciously,… …   English dictionary for students

  • bravely — adv. courageously …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bravely — brave·ly …   English syllables

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