Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "braves" []

  • Plural form of brave. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of brave. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "braves" in a sentence
  • "_les braves des braves_, wage no war against women; _au contraire_, we love the pretty creatures."
  • "The Asiatic infantry -- notwithstanding their proud title of "braves" -- proved to be worthless; the Greek mercenaries were personally courageous, but their inferior arms and training rendered them incapable of coping with the Macedonian phalanx."
  • "Thirty thousand Greek mercenaries formed the centre of the line, while on either side of them were an equal number of Asiatic "braves" -- picked probably from the mass of the army."