stouthearted


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stout·heart·ed

 (stout′här′tĭd)
adj.
Brave; courageous.

stout′heart′ed·ly adv.
stout′heart′ed·ness n.
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stouthearted

(ˌstaʊtˈhɑːtɪd)
adj
valiant; brave
ˌstoutˈheartedly adv
ˌstoutˈheartedness n
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.stouthearted - used especially of persons; "a stalwart knight"; "a stouthearted fellow who had an active career in the army"
brave, courageous - 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"
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stouthearted

adjective
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Translations

stouthearted

adj, stoutheartedly
advtapfer, unerschrocken, mannhaft (liter)
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