- a bully.
- a boast or challenge.
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Archaeologists recently discovered a long trail of footprints left behind by someone brave enough—or desperate enough—to undertake the journey.A typical teenager’s stroll: Carrying a baby and dodging mammoths|Kiona N. Smith|October 23, 2020|Ars Technica
So restaurants have to rely on the support of the individual, who now must brave increasingly uncomfortable, unenjoyable, and risky conditions in order to eat out.As Restaurants Prepare for Winter Outdoor Dining, Convincing Customers Remains a Challenge|Jaya Saxena|October 15, 2020|Eater
Badged businesses that are detached from the process will not age well in this brave new world of local.What’s behind the badge that powers Google’s local trust layer?|Justin Sanger|October 13, 2020|Search Engine Land
Despite all this lawlessness of the authorities, proud and brave Belarusians have continued to go out to daily protests for two months now.Belarus protests hit home|Viachaslau Bortnik|October 3, 2020|Washington Blade
Each photograph is beautifully captured and provides an extraordinary look at the journeys and discoveries of these brave individuals.Space-related coffee table books that are out of this world|PopSci Commerce Team|October 1, 2020|Popular-Science
The Americans bravely fought on and held the area, though heavily outnumbered by the 2,000 British troops.The British Royals Reinvade Brooklyn: William and Kate Come Watch Basketball on Historic Battle Site|Justin Jones|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But as many have reported from on the ground, the country is bravely forging ahead.How Liberia (Might Have) Beat Ebola|Abby Haglage|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I love The Affair for bravely reflecting back to us that murky grey area of not knowing.Why You’re Happily Married and Having an Affair|Ryan Selzer|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Andrew fought bravely in the Falklands war and he was in the Royal Navy for 22 years.The Perils of a Playboy Prince|Tom Sykes|August 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Would she say I was a hero, someone who bravely tried to move science forward?Caring for Ebola Patients Deeply Scary For Health Care Workers|Kent Sepkowitz|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Civilisation is built up of the "heresies" of men who thought freely and spoke bravely.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
He whistled bravely as he crossed the threshold and caressed his wife with his usual tenderness.
He stood up bravely and marched along, yawning, while his big brother and sister almost swung him between them.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner
The secret which her mother kept so bravely for my sake, which she carried down with her to the grave, shall rest there.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
New York comes bravely to the call, and sends her investments by land and sea.
British Dictionary definitions for brave
- having or displaying courage, resolution, or daring; not cowardly or timid
- (as collective noun preceded by the)the brave