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courageous

cou·ra·geous

courageous

 
pronunciation:
k reI js
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part of speech: adjective
definition: brave.
The courageous firefighters rescued the people who were trapped in the burning building.
synonyms:
brave, gallant
antonyms:
cowardly
similar words:
bold, daring, fearless, heroic, stout
derivations: courageously (adv.), courageousness (n.)
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