Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “bravado”

bravado

noun [U]     /brəˈvɑː.dəʊ/ US  /-doʊ/
a show of bravery , especially when unnecessary and dangerous , to make people admire you
虛張聲勢;逞能
It was an act of bravado that made him ask his boss to resign .
就是蠻幹逞能的心理促使他要求老闆辭職的。
Doing things without fear or proper thought
(Definition of bravado noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Doing things without fear or proper thought, but you might be interested in these topics from the Fear and danger topic area:

Definitions of “bravado” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

chef

a skilled and trained cook who works in a hotel or restaurant, especially the most important cook

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More