- A brave person; one who is daring. - Specifically, an Indian warrior. - A man daring beyond discretion; a bully. - A challenge; a defiance; bravado.
2. Brave [superl.]
- Bold; courageous; daring; intrepid; -- opposed to
cowardly; as, a brave man; a brave act. - Having any sort of superiority or excellence; --
especially such as in conspicuous. - Making a fine show or display.
3. Brave [v. t.]
- To encounter with courage and fortitude; to set at
defiance; to defy; to dare. - To adorn; to make fine or showy.