Definition of brava
: bravo —used interjectionally in applauding a woman
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Madrid, the capital, is known for bar fare like fried-squid sandwiches—Urdaneta serves the only version in Portland—and patatas bravas, which are basically home fries covered in spicy ketchup.
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Origin and Etymology of brava
Italian, feminine of bravo
First Known Use: 1741See Words from the same year
Medical Definition of brava
—see pareira brava
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