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courage

cour·age

courage

 
 
pronunciation:
kuh rihj
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part of speech: noun
definition: the quality of will that enables a person to confront fear or danger regardless of the consequences; bravery.
It took courage to attempt such a dangerous rescue.She faced her illness with courage.He showed courage in standing up for what he believes in.
 
synonyms:
bravery, guts, mettle, nerve, valor
antonyms:
cowardice
similar words:
audacity, daring, gallantry, heart, heroism, pluck, prowess, spunk
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