lionhearted
adjective Date: 1616 courageous, brave

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  • lionhearted — index heroic, spartan Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • lionhearted — [lī′ən härt΄id] adj. very brave …   English World dictionary

  • lionhearted — adjective the lionhearted champion of freedom Syn: brave, courageous, valiant, gallant, intrepid, valorous, fearless, bold, daring; stouthearted, stalwart, heroic, doughty, plucky, manly; informal gutsy, spunky, ballsy Ant …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • lionhearted — lionheartedly, adv. lionheartedness, n. /luy euhn hahr tid/, adj. exceptionally courageous or brave. [1700 10; LION + HEARTED] * * * …   Universalium

  • lionhearted — adjective Brave, courageous …   Wiktionary

  • lionhearted — Synonyms and related words: bold, bold spirited, brave, chivalric, chivalrous, courageous, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, greathearted, hardy, heroic, herolike, intrepid, ironhearted, knightlike, knightly, manful, manly, soldierlike,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lionhearted — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. strong, noble, courageous; see brave 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • lionhearted — adj. brave and courageous …   English contemporary dictionary

  • lionhearted — adj 1. brave, courageous, valiant, valorous, heroic, hero like; stout hearted, iron hearted, great hearted; virile, manly, manful, gallant, chivalrous; intrepid, fearless, dauntless, aweless, dreadless, unafraid; bold, bold spirited, high… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • lionhearted — li•on•heart•ed [[t]ˈlaɪ ənˌhɑr tɪd[/t]] adj. exceptionally courageous or brave • Etymology: 1700–10 li′on•heart ed•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

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