valorous
[ val-er-uhs ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Middle English; Late Latin via Old French from late Latin valor, from valere ‘be strong’
Synonyms
  • bold
  • brave
  • daring
  • fearless
  • gallant
  • heroic
  • lionhearted
  • spartan
  • strong
  • unafraid
  • valiant
Antonyms
  • cowardice
  • fear
  • ireesolution
  • meekness
  • timidity
  • weakness
Definition
showing great courage in the face of danger, especially in battle
Example
Medieval knights had to be valorous as they charged into the battlefield.
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