valorous

  • 1Valorous — Val or*ous, a. [Cf. F. valeureux, LL. valorosus.] Possessing or exhibiting valor; brave; courageous; valiant; intrepid. {Val or*ous*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2valorous — index heroic, spartan, undaunted Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3valorous — (adj.) late 15c., from O.Fr. valeureux, from valeur (see VALOR (Cf. valor)). Related: Valorously …

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  • 4valorous — *brave, courageous, unafraid, fearless, intrepid, valiant, dauntless, undaunted, doughty, bold, audacious Analogous words: venturesome, daring (see ADVENTUROUS): stout, sturdy, tenacious, stalwart, tough, *strong …

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  • 5valorous — [adj] courageous adventuresome, adventurous, bold, brave, chivalrous, daredevil, daring, dauntless, fearless, gallant, game, gritty*, gutsy*, heroic, lionhearted, nervy, plucky*, Spartan, stalwart, stouthearted, strong, tough, unafraid, undaunted …

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  • 6valorous — [val′ər əs] adj. [ME < OFr valeureux < ML valorosus] having or showing valor; courageous; brave valorously adv. valorousness n …

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  • 7valorous — Ⅰ. valor (Brit. valour) ► NOUN ▪ courage in the face of danger. DERIVATIVES valorous adjective. ORIGIN Latin valor, from valere be strong . Ⅱ. valour (US valor) …

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  • 8valorous — valorously, adv. valorousness, n. /val euhr euhs/, adj. 1. having valor; courageous; valiant; brave. 2. characterized by valor: valorous deeds. [1470 80; < ML valorosus valiant. See VALOR, OUS] * * * …

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  • 9valorous — adjective Date: 15th century valiant • valorously adverb …

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  • 10valorous — adjective Having or displaying valour …

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  • 11valorous — Synonyms and related words: audacious, bold, bold spirited, brave, chivalric, chivalrous, courageous, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, greathearted, hardy, heroic, herolike, intrepid, ironhearted, knightlike, knightly, lionhearted, manful,&#8230; …

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  • 12valorous — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. fearless, intrepid, courageous; see brave 1 , chivalrous , manly . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. courageous, brave, bold, fearless, *gutsy, nervy, heroic, daring, stouthearted, confident, manly, gallant, chivalrous,&#8230; …

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  • 13valorous — val·or·ous || vælÉ™rÉ™s adj. brave, courageous …

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  • 14valorous — a. Brave, courageous, stout, intrepid, bold, dauntless, doughty …

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  • 15valorous — adj brave, courageous, valiant, heroic. See valiant(defs. 1, 2) …

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  • 16valorous — val·or·ous …

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  • 17valorous — /ˈvælərəs/ (say valuhruhs) adjective 1. having or displaying valour; valiant or brave, as persons. 2. characterised by valour, as actions, etc. {late Middle English, from Medieval Latin valorōsus} –valorously, adverb –valorousness, noun …

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  • 18valorous — adjective having or showing valor a valiant attempt to prevent the hijack a valiant soldier • Syn: ↑valiant • Similar to: ↑brave, ↑courageous • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 19Valorous Unit Award — Infobox Military Award name=Valorous Unit Award caption= awarded by=United States Army type=Ribbon and Streamer eligibility=Combatant Military Unit for= Extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy of the United States of America.&#8230; …

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  • 20Valorous Unit Award — Bandschnallenabzeichen zum Valorous Unit Award …

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