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British English: brave /breɪv/ ADJECTIVE
Someone who is brave is willing to do dangerous things, and does not show fear in difficult or dangerous situations.
He became an extremely brave horseman.
  • American English: brave
  • Arabic: شُجاع
  • Brazilian Portuguese: valente
  • Chinese: 勇敢的
  • Croatian: hrabar
  • Czech: odvážný
  • Danish: tapper
  • Dutch: moedig
  • European Spanish: valiente
  • Finnish: urhea
  • French: courageux
  • German: tapfer
  • Greek: γενναίος
  • Italian: coraggioso
  • Japanese: 勇敢な
  • Korean: 용감한
  • Norwegian: modig
  • Polish: odważny
  • European Portuguese: valente
  • Romanian: brav
  • Russian: мужественный
  • Latin American Spanish: valiente
  • Swedish: modig
  • Thai: กล้าหาญ
  • Turkish: maceraperest
  • Ukrainian: сміливий
  • Vietnamese: can đảm
British English: brave VERB
If you brave unpleasant or dangerous conditions, you deliberately expose yourself to them, usually in order to achieve something.
Thousands have braved icy rain to demonstrate their support.
  • American English: brave
  • Brazilian Portuguese: desafiar
  • Chinese: 勇于置身恶劣或危险的环境
  • European Spanish: desafiar
  • French: braver
  • German: trotzen
  • Italian: sfidare
  • Japanese: 立ち向かう
  • Korean: 위험 따위를 무릅쓰다
  • European Portuguese: desafiar
  • Latin American Spanish: desafiar

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