• (superl.) Having any sort of superiority or excellence; -- especially such as in conspicuous. • (v. t.) To adorn; to make fine or showy. • (superl.) Making a fine show or display. • (superl.) Bold; courageous; daring; intrepid; -- opposed to cowardly; as, a brave man; a brave act. • (n.) A challenge; a defiance; bravado. ...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/brave/
1. Bold; courageous; daring; intrepid; opposed to cowardly; as, a brave man; a brave act. ... 2. Having any sort of superiority or excellence; especially such as in conspicuous. 'Iron is a brave commodity where wood aboundeth.' (Bacon) 'It being a brave day, I walked to Whitehall.' (Pepys) ... 3. Making a fine show or display. 'Wear my dagger with ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
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`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Brave is an adventure game adaptation based on the film of the same name developed by Behaviour Interactive and published by Disney Interactive Studios. Actress Kelly Macdonald, who voiced Merida in the film, reprised her role for the video game. This game was originally going to be published by THQ, but was it was published by...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brave_(video_game)
[ Compar. Braver
; superl. Bravest
.] [ French brave
, Italian or Spanish bravo
, (orig.) fierce, wild, savage, probably from. Latin barbarus
. See Barbarous
, and confer Bravo...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/93
Brave noun 1.
A brave person; one who is daring. « The star-spangled banner, O,long may it wave O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave
. F. S. Key.
Specifically, an Indian warrior. 3.
A man daring beyond discretion; a bully. ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/93
Brave transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Braved
(brāvd); present participle & verbal noun Braving
To encounter with courage and fortitude; to set at defiance; to defy; to dare. « These I can brave...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/93
HMS Brave was a British Algerine Class minesweeper of 950 tons displacement launched in 1943. HMS Brave was powered by two 3-drum type boilers providing a top speed of 16.5 knots. She carried a peacetime complement of 85 and between 104 and 138 in war. For defence she was armed with one 4-inch dual-purpose gun; four 40 mm anti-aircraft guns and two...Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/RB.HTM
- brightly colored and showy 2. [adj] - possessing or displaying courage 3. [n] - a North American Indian warrior 4. [n] - people who are braveFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=brave
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