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English definition of “courageous”

courageous

adjective     /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 braveBrave and courageous courageously     /-li/ adverb Brave and courageous
(Definition of courageous adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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