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Definition of "courage" []

  • The state or quality of mind or spirit that enables one to face danger, fear, or vicissitudes with self-possession, confidence, and resolution; bravery. (noun)
  • The power or quality of dealing with or facing danger, fear, pain, etc (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Mind; disposition; spirit (noun)

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Use "courage" in a sentence
  • "QUOTATION: The courage of New England was the “courage of Conscience."
  • "As to moral courage, I have very rarely met with _the two o'clock in the morning courage_."
  • ""Good riding will last through age, sickness, and decrepitude, but bad riding will last only as long as youth, health, and strength supply courage; _for good riding is an affair of skill, but bad riding is an affair of courage_.""