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British English: /breɪv/
American English: /breɪv/

Translation of brave in French:


  • 2the brave (+ v pl)
    les courageux
    none but the brave [literary]
    seuls les courageux


  • 1 (courageous)
    (person, effort)
    be brave! he was very brave about it
    il a été très courageux
    it was brave of her to do it
    c'était courageux de sa part de le faire
  • 2 (fine) [literary]
    beau/belle (before n)
    in a brave new world [ironic]
    dans le meilleur des mondes

transitive verb


to put on a brave face to put a brave face on things

to put a brave face on [something]

faire bonne contenance devant (report, rumour)

to be as brave as a lion

être courageux comme un lion
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