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bra·vo 1

 (brä′vō, brä-vō′)
interj.
Used to express approval, especially of a performance.
n. pl. bra·vos
A shout or cry of "bravo."
v. bra·voed, bra·vo·ing, bra·voes
v.tr.
To express approval of by shouting "bravo."
v.intr.
To shout "bravo."

[Italian; see brave.]

bra·vo 2

 (brä′vō)
n. pl. bra·voes or bra·vos
A villain, especially a hired killer.

[Italian, from bravo, wild, excellent; see brave.]

bravo

interj
well done!
n pl -vospl -voes or -vos
1. a cry of "bravo"
2. (Professions) a hired killer or assassin
[C18: from Italian: splendid!; see brave]

Bravo

(ˈbrɑːvəʊ)
n
(Telecommunications) communications a code word for the letter b

bra•vo

(ˈbrɑ voʊ; for 1,2,5 also brɑˈvoʊ)

interj., n., pl. -vos for 2, -vos -voes for 3, interj.
1. (used in praising a performer.)
n.
2. a shout of “bravo!”
3. a bandit or murderer, esp. a hired one.
v.i.
4. to shout “bravo!”
[1755–65; < Italian; see brave]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bravo - a murderer (especially one who kills a prominent political figure) who kills by a surprise attack and often is hired to do the deedbravo - a murderer (especially one who kills a prominent political figure) who kills by a surprise attack and often is hired to do the deed; "his assassins were hunted down like animals"; "assassinators of kings and emperors"
political science, politics, government - the study of government of states and other political units
liquidator, manslayer, murderer - a criminal who commits homicide (who performs the unlawful premeditated killing of another human being)
2.bravo - a cry of approval as from an audience at the end of great performance
cheer - a cry or shout of approval
Verb1.bravo - applaud with shouts of `bravo' or `brava'
applaud, acclaim, clap, spat - clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval

bravo

noun congratulations, well done, good for you, encore, nice one (informal) 'Bravo! You're right,' the students said.
Translations
أحسنت! عظيم! برافو!
bravovýborně
bravo
Berta
bravó!, heyr!
bravo!
bravo!
bravo
aferinbravo

bravo

[ˈbrɑːˈvəʊ] EXCL (bravoes or bravos (pl)) → ¡bravo!, ¡olé!

bravo

[ˌbrɑːˈvəʊ] (old-fashioned) excl (= well done) → bravo

bravo

interjbravo!
n pl <-es> → Bravoruf m

bravo

[ˈbrɑːˈvəʊ] exclbravo!, bene!

bravo

(braːˈvəu) , ((American) ˈbra:ˈvou) interjection
(when applauding a performer etc) well done!.