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courage vs. bravery

courage vs. bravery: What's the difference?

Courage and bravery are often synonyms. However, they sometimes have different nuances. Courage is often centered around facing difficulty or danger without or despite fear. Bravery can be associated with daring or intrepid boldness.

[ kur-ij, kuhr- ]
    [ brey-vuh-ree, breyv-ree ]
    1. brave spirit or conduct; courage; valor.
    2. showiness; splendor; magnificence.

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