valiant

  • 1Valiant — may refer to:In Chrysler:* Plymouth Valiant, automobile manufactured by the Plymouth division of Chrysler Corporation in the United States from 1960 to 1976 * Chrysler Valiant, automobile manufactured by Chrysler Australia from 1962 to 1981 *… …

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  • 2Valiant — steht für: Valiant Holding, eine Schweizer Bankenholding mit Sitz in Luzern Valiant (Film) Valiant (Panzer), britischer Kampfpanzer aus dem Zweiten Weltkrieg Valiant Comics, US amerikanischer Comicverlag Valiant Shield, Bezeichnung einer… …

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  • 3Valiant — Val iant, a. [OE. valiant, F. vaillant, OF. vaillant, valant, originally p. pr. of OF. & F. valoir to be worth, L. valere to be strong. See {Wield}, and cf. {Avail}, {Convalesce}, {Equivalent}, {Prevail}, {Valid}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Vigorous in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4Valiant — puede referirse a: Valiant (película), película de animación 3D. Valiant (automóvil), Vehículo fabricado por Chrysler Fevre Argentina S.A. Valiant (revista), revista juvenil británcia. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga artículos relacionados …

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  • 5valiant — [val′yənt] adj. [ME < OFr vaillant, prp. of valoir < L valere, to be strong: see VALUE] 1. full of or characterized by valor or courage; brave 2. resolute; determined [made a valiant effort] SYN. BRAVE valiance n. valiancy valiantly adv …

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  • 6valiant — index heroic, indomitable, spartan, undaunted Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 7valiant — (adj.) early 14c. (late 12c. in surnames), from Anglo Fr. and O.Fr. valliant stalwart, brave, from prp. of valoir be worthy, originally be strong, from L. valere be strong, be well, be worth, have power, be able, from PIE root *wal be strong (Cf …

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  • 8valiant — *brave, courageous, unafraid, fearless, intrepid, valorous, dauntless, undaunted, doughty, bold, audacious Analogous words: stout, sturdy, tenacious, stalwart (see STRONG): indomitable, unconquerable, *invincible Antonyms: timid: dastardly …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9valiant — [adj] brave adventurous, assertive, audacious, bold, chivalrous, courageous, dauntless, fearless, fire eating*, gallant, game, grand, great, gritty*, gutsy*, gutty*, heroic, high spirited, indomitable, intrepid, lion hearted, magnanimous, nervy* …

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  • 10valiant — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ showing courage or determination. DERIVATIVES valiantly adverb. ORIGIN Old French vailant, from Latin valere be strong …

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  • 11Valiant — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le mot « Valiant » peut désigner : le Vickers Valiant, bombardier britannique en service de 1954 à 1968 ; le Valiant, prototype de… …

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  • 12valiant — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English vailant, valiant, from Anglo French vaillant worthy, strong, courageous, from present participle of valer to be of worth, from Latin valēre to be strong more at wield Date: 14th century 1. possessing or… …

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  • 13valiant — [[t]væ̱liənt[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A valiant action is very brave and determined, though it may lead to failure or defeat. Despite valiant efforts by the finance minister, inflation rose to 36%. ...a valiant attempt to keep the business… …

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  • 14valiant — valiantly, adv. valiantness, n. /val yeuhnt/, adj. 1. boldly courageous; brave; stout hearted: a valiant soldier. 2. marked by or showing bravery or valor; heroic: to make a valiant effort. 3. worthy; excellent. [1275 1325; ME valia(u)nt < AF; MF …

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  • 15valiant — adjective a valiant warrior her valiant efforts Syn: brave, courageous, valorous, intrepid, heroic, gallant, lionhearted, bold, fearless, daring, audacious; unflinching, unshrinking, unafraid, dauntless, undaunted …

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  • 16Valiant — Recorded in some twenty spellings many quite rare, and including Valera, Valero, Valerio, Valeri, Valleri, Vallier (Italian), Valere, Valeri, Valery (French), Valero (Sapnish), Valerio (Portugese and Italian), Valerious (German), and Valiant&#8230; …

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  • 17valiant — adj. Valiant is used with these nouns: ↑attempt, ↑effort, ↑knight, ↑warrior …

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  • 18valiant — Synonyms and related words: Achilles, David, Hector, Roland, Samson, a man, audacious, bold, bold spirited, brave, bulldog, chivalric, chivalrous, chutzpanik, courageous, dauntless, decorated hero, demigod, demigoddess, doughty, fearless,&#8230; …

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  • 19valiant — val|i|ant [ˈvæliənt] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: , present participle of valoir to be of worth , from Latin valere; VALOR] very brave, especially in a difficult situation = ↑courageous ▪ Tarr threw himself in front of a train in a …

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  • 20valiant — adjective very brave, especially in a difficult situation: a valiant attempt to break the world record …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English