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Exam Vocabulary and Synonyms for Bravery

On this page, you will find lists of words to help you expand your vocabulary related to the word ‘bravery’. There are nouns, adjectives, verbs, and adverbs, so you will learn how to put stronger sentences together with more sophisticated language. Practicing forming sentences in this way is particularly good if you are preparing for exams, such as IELTS, TOEFL, GRE, SAT, LSAT, Civil Services, and Banking.

Example Sentence Showing Synonyms and Different Word Forms:

He was awarded a medal for exemplary (adjective) courage (noun) in the face of danger. His actions were recognised as exceedingly (adverb) heroic (adjective) in terms of the circumstances he faced.

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HOW TO USE OUR SYNONYM TABLES:

COMMON USE

ADVANCED EXAMS

In this column, you will find words that you will come across in everyday English, and which are even suitable for exams like IELTS or TOEFL.

In this column, you will find words that are likely to be asked in more Advanced Exams, such as GRE, MBA, SAT/LSAT, Civil Service, Banks, etc.

*An asterisk means that this word is less popular in everyday English than the other words in the list.

 

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Some Nouns for Bravery

(e.g. she showed great courage; they displayed heroism in the way they behaved; he was awarded for his valour)

COMMON USE

ADVANCED EXAMS

courage

audacity

heroism

valour

daunt

temerity

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Some Adjectives for Describing Someone as Brave

(e.g. it was a bold move, but it paid off; she was a plucky little girl, and everyone loved her spirited outlook on life)

COMMON USE

ADVANCED EXAMS

bold

valiant

courageous

intrepid

fearless

audacious

gutsy

valourous

unafraid

dauntless

game

unflinching

daring

indomitable

tough

adventurous

spirited

doughty

plucky

heroic

stout

gallant

irrepressible

unswerving

lionhearted

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