Examples of courageous in a Sentence
She was a courageous woman who wasn't afraid to support unpopular causes.
the courageous decision to quit rather than obey an illegal order
Recent Examples of courageous from the Web
The other photos and written responses in DeVito's series are just as courageous and heartbreaking, bringing to light the presumptuousness these subjects have had to cope with.
Justify’s Preakness had been courageous, but not dominant.
The silver lining in all this for pro-life advocates is the resolve of courageous students who refuse to be silenced and who are learning how to engage effectively and lovingly even in hostile environments.
Jeff was at a table with the courageous students from Parkland, Fla., who organized the worldwide March for Our Lives after a mass shooting at their high school.
Nancy Patch Knapp, 76, formerly of Pittsford, VT and Colchester, CT and most recently from the Meadows in Rutland, VT passed away on July 10, 2018 after a courageous battle with Parkinson Disease.
Offset closes down the track surrounded by a plethora of exotic cars stored in the undisclosed location's garage; he's joined by Rich The Kid prior to culminating his journey with a courageous escape from the insane asylum.
Time is running out on 2-foot tall Reggie Miller, eyes locked on the basket, confident and courageous even as everything around him is falling apart.
ORANGE Caroline Ruis Raboy Mary Caroline Eskridge Ruis Raboy passed away peacefully on June 29, 2018, following a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s Dementia.
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bold, brave, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, greathearted, gutsy, heroic (also heroical), intrepid, lionhearted, manful, stalwart, stout, stouthearted, undauntable, undaunted, valiant, valorous;
chicken, chickenhearted, chicken-livered, coward, cowardly, craven, dastardly, fainthearted, fearful, gutless, lily-livered, nerveless, spineless, spiritless, timorous, uncourageous, ungallant, unheroic, weakhearted, yellow;
COURAGEOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of courageous for English Language Learners
: very brave : having or showing courage
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