valour


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val·our

 (văl′ər)
n. Chiefly British
Variant of valor.

valour

(ˈvælə) or

valor

n
courage or bravery, esp in battle
[C15: from Late Latin valor, from valēre to be strong]
ˈvalorous adj
ˈvalorously adv
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.valour - the qualities of a hero or heroinevalour - the qualities of a hero or heroine; exceptional or heroic courage when facing danger (especially in battle); "he showed great heroism in battle"; "he received a medal for valor"
braveness, bravery, courage, courageousness - a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear

valour

noun bravery, courage, heroism, spirit, boldness, gallantry, derring-do (archaic), fearlessness, intrepidity, doughtiness, lion-heartedness He was decorated for valour in the war.
fear, cowardice, timidity, weakness, dread, trepidation
Translations
شَجاعَه
udatnost
modtapperhed
hugrekki
bezbailībadrosme
udatnosť
cesaretyiğitlik

valour

valor (US) [ˈvæləʳ] N (frm) → valor m, valentía f

valour

[ˈvælər] (British) valor (US) ncourage m

valour

, (US) valor
n (liter)Heldenmut m (liter), → Tapferkeit f

valour

[ˈvæləʳ] valor (Am) n (liter) → valore m (coraggio)

valour

(ˈvӕlə) noun
courage or bravery, especially in battle. He displayed his valour on the battlefield.
References in classic literature ?
If, in our country, valour were rewarded by heraldic honour, this phrase -- which it seems so easy to speak, but which only he, with such a task of danger and glory before him, has ever spoken -- would be the best and fittest of all mottoes for the General's shield of arms.
It will correct you of feigning more valour than you possess.
Then I ran, for I had no stomach for the other two; my valour was gone.
All in a moment through the gloom were seen Ten thousand Banners rise into the Air With Orient Colours waving: with them rose A Forrest huge of Spears: and thronging Helms Appear'd, and serried Shields in thick array Of depth immeasurable: Anon they move In perfect PHALANX to the Dorian mood Of Flutes and soft Recorders; such as rais'd To highth of noblest temper Hero's old Arming to Battel, and in stead of rage Deliberate valour breath'd, firm and unmov'd With dread of death to flight or foul retreat, Nor wanting power to mitigate and swage With solemn touches, troubl'd thoughts, and chase Anguish and doubt and fear and sorrow and pain From mortal or immortal minds.
I do so propose,'' replied Isaac, bowing in all humility, ``if it please your reverend valour.