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Definition of courageous adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    courageous

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//kəˈreɪdʒəs//
     
     
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  1. 1showing courage synonym brave
  2. 2 a very courageous decision I hope people will be courageous enough to speak out against this injustice.
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adverb The crew acted courageously in staying with the ship until all the passengers had been taken to safety.
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