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courageous

adjective uk   us   /kəˈreɪ.dʒəs/
C1 having or showing courage: It was a courageous decision to resign in protest at the company's pollution record. It was courageous of her to challenge the managing director's decision.
Synonym
courageously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Translations of “courageous”
in Korean 용감한…
in Arabic شُجاع…
in Portuguese corajoso…
in Catalan valent…
in Japanese 勇敢な…
in Italian coraggioso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勇敢的,有膽量的,有勇氣的…
in Russian храбрый…
in Turkish cesur, yürekli, korkusuz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 勇敢的,有胆量的,有勇气的…
in Polish odważny…
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