/ (ˈvælə) /
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courage or bravery, esp in battle
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True or false? British English and American English are only different when it comes to slang words.
Derived forms of valourvalorous, adjectivevalorously, adverb
Word Origin for valour
C15: from Late Latin valor, from valēre to be strong
Words nearby valour
valonia, valor, valorization, valorize, valorous, valour, Valparaiso, Valpolicella, valproic acid, Valsalva maneuver, valse
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How to use valour in a sentence
Vain also was the valour and ability he showed in the campaign against the Royalists in La Vende.
So nearly a magnificent victory for the French: turned by British valour into a defeat.
Bruce, keenly realising the importance of the issue, bore himself with splendid valour.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
The War of Independence, which lasted until the next year, was a triumph of science over personal valour about equally balanced.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
With sword drawn and his heart big with valour he dashed across the crystal dwellings.Honey-Bee|Anatole France