Associations to the word «Bravo»

Wiktionary

BRAVO, noun. A hired soldier; an assassin; a desperado.
BRAVO, noun. A shout of "bravo!"
BRAVO, noun. The letter B in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
BRAVO, interjection. Used to express acclaim, especially to a performer.
BRAVO, verb. To cheer or applaud, especially by saying bravo!
BRAVO, symbol. The letter B in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

Dictionary definition

BRAVO, noun. 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".
BRAVO, noun. A cry of approval as from an audience at the end of great performance.
BRAVO, verb. Applaud with shouts of `bravo' or `brava'.

Wise words

The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
Mark Twain