- The definition of bravery means courage.
When you run into a burning building to save a friend, this is an example of bravery.
- the quality of being brave; courage; valor
- fine appearance, show, or dress; showiness
Origin: French braverie, gallantry, splendor ; from brave
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noun pl. brav·er·ies
- The condition or quality of being brave; courage.
- Splendor or magnificence; show.