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
His courageous story has been well chronicled, but not through the narrative that William Nack used to transcribe Robinson's rise in a 1997 issue of Sports Illustrated.
To that end, The North Face has teamed up with the Girl Scouts of the USA to launch Move Mountains, a global initiative aimed at celebrating and sharing the stories of adventurous and courageous female explorers.
Wednesday, April 11, from 6 to 9 p.m. To be courageous and spiritually awake is our greatest calling as men and as human beings.
Roy was awarded the Bronze Star posthumously for his courageous actions that day.
The plan is to spread the message as far as possible to amplify the efforts of the courageous Parkland students and their #NeverAgain movement.
By choosing to be courageous instead of just staying in your comfort zone, the disappointments of races that don’t go so well can ultimately lead you to something bigger and better.
James Faulkner brings sonorous authority and deep sensitivity to Paul, whose insistence on following Christ’s most essential commandments — to love God and to love one’s neighbor as oneself — is both gentle and uncompromisingly courageous.
After a courageous battle with a series of debilitating illnesses, Karen (Smith) Beauregard of Manchester, loving wife of 57 years of George W. Beauregard passed away peacefully March 19th with her family at her side.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'courageous.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
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
COURAGEOUS Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up courageous? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).