- The definition of courageous is showing courage and being brave.
An example of courageous is a soldier who saves another soldier in the face of danger.
courageous definition by Webster's New World
having or showing courage; brave
courageous definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Having or characterized by courage; valiant. See Synonyms at brave.
- cou·raˈgeous·ly adverb
- cou·raˈgeous·ness noun