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cou·ra·geous

 (kə-rā′jəs)
adj.
Having or characterized by courage; valiant. See Synonyms at brave.

cou·ra′geous·ly adv.
cou·ra′geous·ness n.
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courageous

(kəˈreɪdʒəs)
adj
possessing or expressing courage
couˈrageously adv
couˈrageousness n
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cou•ra•geous

(kəˈreɪ dʒəs)

adj.
possessing or characterized by courage; brave.
[1250–1300; Middle English < Anglo-French, Old French]
cou•ra′geous•ly, adv.
cou•ra′geous•ness, n.
syn: See brave.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.courageous - possessing or displaying couragecourageous - possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching; "Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring"- Herman Melville; "a frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain"- William Wordsworth; "set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory"
adventuresome, adventurous - willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises; "adventurous pioneers"; "the risks and gains of an adventuresome economy"
fearless, unafraid - oblivious of dangers or perils or calmly resolute in facing them
bold - fearless and daring; "bold settlers on some foreign shore"; "a bold speech"; "a bold adventure"
resolute - firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination; "stood resolute against the enemy"; "faced with a resolute opposition"; "a resolute and unshakeable faith"
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courageous

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courageous

adjective
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Translations
odvážný
modig
rohkea
hrabar
hugrakkur
勇気のある
용감한
pogumen
modig
กล้าหาญ
can đảm

courageous

[kəˈreɪdʒəs] ADJvaliente, valeroso
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courageous

[kəˈreɪdʒəs] adj [person, action] → courageux/euse
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

courageous

adjmutig; (= with courage of convictions)couragiert
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

courageous

[kəˈreɪdʒəs] adjcoraggioso/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

courage

(ˈkaridʒ) , ((American) ˈkə:-) noun
the quality that makes a person able to meet dangers without fear; bravery. It took courage to sail the Atlantic singlehanded.
courageous (kəˈreidʒəs) adjective
having courage. a courageous soldier.
couˈrageously adverb
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courageous

مِقْدام odvážný modig mutig θαρραλέος valeroso rohkea courageux hrabar coraggioso 勇気のある 용감한 moedig modig odważny corajoso отважный modig กล้าหาญ yürekli can đảm 有胆量的
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courageous

a. valiente, valeroso-a.
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References in periodicals archive ?
John, one of five siblings, was in the Territorial Army when he signed up to the Royal Navy in 1934 at 17, serving on HMS Courageous and the aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal.
As a 17-year-old, his dad - also named John and a boilerman for HP Sauce - had to give written consent before his son began a career that saw him serve on HMS Courageous and HMS Ark Royal.
"I was one of those daft soand-sos who thought it would all be over in six months - we had the biggest navy in the world!" A navy that paid a heavy price, as Harry personally found out when two of his friends, Jimmy Cooper and Tony Eskeritt, went down with their ship when HMS Courageous was bombed outside Plymouth.