Definition of "valiant" []

  • Possessing valor; brave. (adjective)
  • Marked by or done with valor. See Synonyms at brave. (adjective)
  • A brave person. (noun)
  • Courageous, intrepid, or stout-hearted; brave (adjective)

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  • Marked by bravery or courage (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "valiant" in a sentence
  • "The tiger before a _stronger_ foe -- flies: the tiger is not what we call valiant, only fierce and cruel."
  • "They, however, commended what they called the valiant intervention by former heads of state and other eminent statesmen that the President should show regard for the spirit of the 1999 constitution."
  • "Logic, most valiant, is unafraid of all the monsters of the earthly dream."