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brave it out
Face danger or a difficult situation with courage. For example,
They had far fewer votes than the opposition, but they decided to brave it out
brazen it out
. Boast or swagger, act with impudent bravado. For example,
They hadn't been invited but decided to stay and brazen it out
The American Heritage® Idioms Dictionary
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