Associations to the word «Brave»


BRAVE, adjective. Strong in the face of fear; courageous.
BRAVE, adjective. (obsolete) Having any sort of superiority or excellence.
BRAVE, adjective. Making a fine show or display.
BRAVE, noun. A Native American warrior.
BRAVE, noun. A man daring beyond discretion; a bully.
BRAVE, noun. A challenge; a defiance; bravado.
BRAVE, verb. (transitive) To encounter with courage and fortitude, to defy.
BRAVE, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) To adorn; to make fine or showy.
BRAVE NEW WORLD, noun. A better, often utopian (future) world.
BRAVE NEW WORLD, noun. A terrible, often oppressive or dystopian world.
BRAVE NEW WORLDS, noun. Plural of brave new world
BRAVE OUT, verb. (idiomatic) (transitive) To tolerate or put up with bravely

Dictionary definition

BRAVE, noun. A North American Indian warrior.
BRAVE, noun. People who are brave; "the home of the free and the brave".
BRAVE, verb. Face and withstand with courage; "She braved the elements".
BRAVE, adjective. 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".
BRAVE, adjective. Invulnerable to fear or intimidation; "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers".
BRAVE, adjective. 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".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy