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synonyms for courageous

  • adventurous
  • audacious
  • daring
  • fearless
  • gallant
  • gutsy
  • heroic
  • resolute
  • strong
  • tenacious
  • tough
  • valiant
  • Trojan
  • adventuresome
  • assured
  • cool
  • daredevil
  • dauntless
  • doughty
  • fiery
  • fire-eating
  • game
  • gritty
  • hardy
  • high-spirited
  • impavid
  • indomitable
  • intrepid
  • lionhearted
  • nervy
  • plucky
  • red-blooded
  • spartan
  • stalwart
  • stand tall
  • stouthearted
  • unafraid
  • undaunted
  • valorous
  • venturesome
  • venturous
See also synonyms for: courageously / courageousness
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antonyms for courageous

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  • afraid
  • cautious
  • cowardly
  • fearful
  • irresolute
  • meek
  • shy
  • timid
  • unadventurous
  • weak
  • yielding
  • faint-hearted
  • fearing
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It’s time for the courageous few to step forward and tell your stories so we can speak truth to power and bring about justice for all.
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As we shared on Friday, we’ll close out Tuesday’s programming with a new conversation about courageous leadership with Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex.
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“There is great hope in America’s future if we’re courageous enough to confront the past,” he adds.
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Since our nation’s founding, so many courageous Americans have risked so much on buses, bridges, and battlefields so that we might enjoy our democratic freedoms, and so that we might continue the work of making our union more perfect.
WHY CEOS MUST TAKE ACTION ON DEMOCRACY AND ELECTION INTEGRITY—AND HOW THEY CAN DO ITMATTHEWHEIMERAUGUST 27, 2020FORTUNE
“At a time when people across the nation are calling for a fairer, more just society, we must empower and equip students and educators to have these courageous conversations in the classroom,” Thurmond said.
AS SCHOOL RESUMES, STUDENTS BRING RACIAL JUSTICE PUSH TO THE CLASSROOMKAYLA JIMENEZAUGUST 18, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
She chatted freely, discoursed on almost every topic, and during it all he saw what a wonderfully courageous woman she was.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
None knew better than Victoria the value and rarity of a free and courageous soul.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The Virginia Assembly rewarded Pharaoh for his courageous act by giving him complete freedom.
HALLOWED HERITAGE: THE LIFE OF VIRGINIADOROTHY M. TORPEY
It is a true saying that, if there were no dames nor damsels in the world, men would be less courageous.
CHILD LIFE IN TOWN AND COUNTRYANATOLE FRANCE
He was a man of eminently fair character, upright, courageous and independent.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
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WORDS RELATED TO COURAGEOUS

  • almighty
  • backbreaking
  • colossal
  • courageous
  • forceful
  • gargantuan
  • gigantic
  • hard
  • heroic
  • huge
  • impressive
  • laborious
  • mighty
  • strenuous
  • tough
  • vigorous
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.