outbrave

[ out-breyv ]
/ ˌaʊtˈbreɪv /
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verb (used with object), out·braved, out·brav·ing.

to stand up to; face defiantly: to outbrave charges of misconduct.
to surpass in bravery, courage, or daring: None can outbrave the great heroes of the past.
Archaic. to surpass in beauty, splendor, etc.

Nearby words

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  6. outbreak,
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  8. outbreeding,
  9. outbuilding,
  10. outburst

Origin of outbrave

First recorded in 1580–90; out- + brave

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British Dictionary definitions for outbrave

outbrave

/ (ˌaʊtˈbreɪv) /

verb (tr)

to surpass in bravery
to confront defiantly
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