courageous

  • 1Courageous — means showing courage. It may also refer to: Courageous (film), a Christian film by Sherwood Pictures Courageous (Casting Crowns song), a 2011 Casting Crowns song based off the above film Courageous (yacht), a 12 metre class yacht HMS Courageous …

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  • 2Courageous — Cour*a geous (k?r ? j?s), a. [F. courageux.] Possessing, or characterized by, courage; brave; bold. [1913 Webster] With this victory, the women became most courageous and proud, and the men waxed . . . fearful and desperate. Stow. Syn: Gallant;… …

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  • 3Courageous — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Power Metal Gründung 1988 Auflösung 2008 Website …

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  • 4courageous — index heroic, indomitable, spartan, undaunted Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5courageous — late 13c., from Anglo Fr. corageous, O.Fr. corageus (12c., Mod.Fr. courageux), from corage (see COURAGE (Cf. courage)). Related: Courageously; courageousness …

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  • 6courageous — *brave, unafraid, fearless, intrepid, valiant, valorous, dauntless, undaunted, doughty, bold, audacious Analogous words: mettlesome, *spirited, high spirited, fiery: resolute, staunch (see FAITHFUL): stout, tenacious, *strong Antonyms:… …

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  • 7courageous — [adj] brave, bold adventuresome, adventurous, assured, audacious, cool, daredevil, daring, dauntless, doughty, fearless, fiery, fire eating*, gallant, game, gritty*, gutsy*, hardy, heroic, high spirited, impavid, indomitable, intrepid,… …

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  • 8courageous — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ having courage; brave. DERIVATIVES courageously adverb courageousness noun …

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  • 9courageous — [kə rā′jəs] adj. having or showing courage; brave SYN. BRAVE courageously adv. courageousness n …

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  • 10Courageous — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Courageous, qui signifie courageux en anglais, peut faire référence à: HMS Courageous, le nom de 5 navires différents de la Royal Navy. La classe… …

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  • 11courageous — adj. courageous to + inf. (it was courageous of her to volunteer) * * * [kə reɪdʒəs] courageous to + inf. (it was courageous of her to volunteer) …

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  • 12courageous — [[t]kəre͟ɪʤəs[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone who is courageous shows courage. It was a very frightening experience and they were very courageous... It was a courageous decision, and one that everybody admired. Syn: brave Derived words: courageously ADV… …

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  • 13courageous — adjective Date: 14th century having or characterized by courage ; brave < a courageous soldier > < a courageous decision > • courageously adverb • courageousness noun …

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  • 14courageous — adjective a) Of a person, displaying or possessing courage. the most courageous man I have ever met b) Of an action, that requires courage. a courageous deed Syn: bold, brave, hardy …

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  • 15courageous — cou|ra|geous [kəˈreıdʒəs] adj brave ▪ He was wrong, and courageous enough to admit it. ▪ a courageous decision &GT;courageously adv …

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  • 16courageous — cou|ra|geous [ kə reıdʒəs ] adjective very brave and determined: Frank fought a courageous battle against cancer. a courageous decision/step ╾ cou|ra|geous|ly adverb …

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  • 17courageous — adjective brave: a courageous and independent woman | a courageous decision courageously adverb courageousness noun (U) …

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  • 18courageous — UK [kəˈreɪdʒəs] / US adjective very brave and determined Frank fought a courageous battle against cancer. a courageous decision/step Derived word: courageously adverb …

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  • 19courageous — courageously, adv. courageousness, n. /keuh ray jeuhs/, adj. possessing or characterized by courage; brave: a courageous speech against the dictator. [1250 1300; ME corageous < AF curajous, OF corageus, equiv. to corage COURAGE + eus EOUS] Syn.&#8230; …

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  • 20courageous — adjective these Special Olympians are among the most courageous individuals on the planet Syn: brave, plucky, fearless, valiant, valorous, intrepid, heroic, lionhearted, bold, daring, daredevil, audacious, undaunted, unflinching, unshrinking,&#8230; …

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