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Overview of noun brave

The noun brave has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. brave

(a North American Indian warrior)

2. brave

(people who are brave; "the home of the free and the brave")

Overview of verb brave

The verb brave has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) weather, endure, brave, brave out

(face and withstand with courage; "She braved the elements")

Overview of adj brave

The adj brave has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (10) 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")

2. (1) audacious, brave, dauntless, fearless, hardy, intrepid, unfearing

(invulnerable to fear or intimidation; "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers")

3. brave, braw, gay

(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") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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