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ˈvæl yəntvaliant

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. valiant

    The adventurous man goes in quest of danger; the bold man stands out and faces danger or censure; the brave man combines confidence with resolution in presence of danger; the chivalrous man puts himself in peril for others' protection. The daring step out to defy danger; the dauntless will not flinch before anything that may come to them; the doughty will give and take limitless hard knocks. The adventurous find something romantic in dangerous enterprises; the venturesome may be simply heedless, reckless, or ignorant. All great explorers have been adventurous; children, fools, and criminals are venturesome. The fearless and intrepid possess unshaken nerves in any place of danger. Courageous is more than brave, adding a moral element: the courageous man steadily encounters perils to which he may be keenly sensitive, at the call of duty; the gallant are brave in a dashing, showy, and splendid way; the valiant not only dare great dangers, but achieve great results; the heroic are nobly daring and dauntless, truly chivalrous, sublimely courageous. Compare FORTITUDE.

    adventurous, bold, brave, chivalric, chivalrous, courageous, daring, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, heroic, intrepid, undaunted, undismayed, venturesome

    afraid, cowardly, cringing, faint-hearted, fearful, frightened, pusillanimous, shrinking, timid, timorous

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. valiant

    intrepid, heroic, courageous, brave, redoubtable, stout-hearted, valorous, gallant

    timid, puny, cowardly, craven

Princeton's WordNet

  1. valiant, valorousadjective

    having or showing valor

    "a valiant attempt to prevent the hijack"; "a valiant soldier"


    fearful, cowardly

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. valiantadjective

    brave, courageous, intrepid, valorous, gallant, chivalrous, chivalric, heroic, daring, dauntless, bold, fearless, doughty, undaunted, spartan, lion-hearted

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. valiantadjective


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "valiant":

    courageous, vaillant, brave, valiants, heroic, gallant, bold

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD


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  1. Jan Techau:

    Despite valiant attempts by both the German foreign and defense ministers to put the refugee crisis at the heart of debates here, the issue that tops all others is Syria.

  2. Russ Boyce:

    He was a beloved member of our community and our deepest sympathies go out to his family and friends, we are extremely grateful to our Australian partners for their valiant efforts to save this young Marines life.

  3. William Shakespeare:

    Cowards die a thousand deaths. The valiant taste of death but once.

  4. William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar:

    Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once.

  5. William Shakespeare:

    Cowards die many times before their deaths The valiant never taste of death but once. Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come.

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