a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear
Syn: ↑courage, ↑bravery, ↑braveness
Ant: ↑cowardice (for: ↑courage)
Derivationally related forms: ↑brave (for: ↑braveness), ↑courageous, ↑courageous (for: ↑courage)
Hypernyms: ↑spirit
Attrubites: ↑brave, ↑courageous

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