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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
Translations of “bravado”
in Korean 허세…
in Arabic تَظاهُر بِالشجاعة…
in French bravade…
in Italian bravata…
in Russian бравада…
in Turkish efelik, kabadayılık…
in Polish brawura…
in Spanish bravuconería, bravata, fanfarronería…
in Portuguese exibição de coragem…
in German die gespielte Tapferkeit…
in Catalan bravates…
in Japanese 虚勢, からいばり…
in Chinese (Simplified) 虚张声势, 逞能…
(Definition of bravado from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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