adjective val·or·ous \ˈva-lə-rəs\

Definition of VALOROUS

:  valiant
val·or·ous·ly adverb

Examples of VALOROUS

  1. <valorous deeds that will be long remembered>

First Known Use of VALOROUS

15th century

Related to VALOROUS

bold, courageous, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, greathearted, gutsy, gutty, heroic (also heroical), intrepid, lionhearted, manful, stalwart, stout, stouthearted, undauntable, undaunted, valiant, brave
chicken, chickenhearted, chicken-livered, coward, cowardly, craven, dastardly, fainthearted, fearful, gutless, lily-livered, milk-livered [archaic], nerveless, poltroon, poor-spirited, pusillanimous, spineless, spiritless, timorous, uncourageous, ungallant, unheroic, weakhearted, yellow
VALOROUSLY Defined for Kids


adjective val·or·ous \ˈva-lə-rəs\

Definition of VALOROUS for Kids

:  having or showing courage :  brave <valorous knights>
val·or·ous·ly adverb


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