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Pronunciation of brave: B R EY1 V (breɪv)
Number of syllables of brave: 1
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Definition of brave
- (n): people who are brave; "the home of the free and the brave"
- (n): a North American Indian warrior
- (v): face or endure with courage; "She braved the elements"
- (s): invulnerable to fear or intimidation; "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers"
- (a): 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
- (s): brightly colored and showy; "girls decked out in brave new dresses"; "brave banners flying"; "`braw'' is a Scottish word"; "a dress a bit too gay for her years"; "birds with gay plumage"
Examples of brave
- The regal mosque built by a brave man.
- The brave man slew the beast.
- The battalion received the prize for being brave.
- Warriors are brave and gallant.
- The Dutch Shepherd is intelligent, brave, and affectionate.
- He was renowned for being incorruptible, outspoken and brave.
- The Sindhi women were undaunted, brave and patriotic.
- He is brave, clean and reverent.
- These Mirs were brave and chivalrous.
- Students of Gryffindor are typically brave, daring, and chivalrous.