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commonness

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acceptance, averageness, bawdiness, bawdry, chasteness, circulation, cliche, commonality, commonalty, commonplace.
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courageous
Definition:
Having or showing courage; brave; intrepid.

Synonyms:

adjective
adventurous
headstrong, reckless, risky, adventuresome, daring, venturous, head-strong.
brave
chivalrous, confident, dauntless, defiant, gallant, hardy, stalwart, stouthearted, undaunted, valorous, stouter, Unblenching, bold, brave, fearless, gritty, heroic, intrepid, lionhearted, plucky, unafraid, undismayed, valiant, Fortitudinous, Undauntable, Unfearful, study at brave, chin-up, herolike.
brave, bold
adventuresome, adventurous, assured, audacious, cool, daredevil, daring, dauntless, doughty, fearless, fiery, gallant, game, gritty, gutsy, hardy, heroic, high-spirited, indomitable, intrepid, lionhearted, martial, nervy, plucky, red-blooded, resolute, spartan, stalwart, stouthearted, strong, tenacious, tough, unafraid, undaunted, valiant, valorous, venturesome, venturous, Impavid, trojan, fire-eating, stand tall.
courageous
audacious, bold, brave, fearless, heroic, intrepid, plucky, spunky, unafraid, valiant, Stout-hearted.
economical
spartan.
feisty
excitable, hot-blooded, zestful, hotblooded, full of pep.
game
more interested, up for.
gutsy
staunch, L.
macho
ultramasculine.
redoubtable
fearsome.
resolute
bullheaded, committed, constant, decided, decisive, dedicated, deliberate, determined, devoted, diligent, dogged, earnest, faithful, firm, headstrong, hearty, implacable, indefatigable, indomitable, inexorable, insistent, intent, loyal, persevering, persistent, relentless, reliable, resolute, resolved, ruthless, serious, set, staunch, steadfast, steady, steely, stern, strong-minded, strong-willed, stubborn, tenacious, thorough, tireless, tough, true, unbending, unchangeable, uncompromising, unflinching, unwavering, unyielding, willing, zealous, iron-willed, unshakeable, bold, dauntless, fearless, plucky, spunky, valiant, dead set on, intent upon.
self-assured
full of oneself, over-confident, sure of oneself.
self-confident
self-assured.
strong
iron-willed, take charge, hardnosed.
tenacious
enduring, fervent, hard, obdurate, obstinate, stiff, stony, strong, unflagging, bulldogged, flintlike, bold, brave, bullheaded, dauntless, decisive, determined, devoted, diligent, dogged, faithful, headstrong, hearty, indefatigable, indomitable, insistent, persevering, persistent, plucky, resolute, spunky, staunch, steadfast, strong-willed, stubborn, tenacious, tireless, tough, true, undaunted.
noun
courageous
brave, desperate, fearless, gallant, game, gamey, gamy, gritty, heroic, lionhearted, mettlesome, spirited, spunky, stalwart, stouthearted, undaunted, valiant, valorous.
Examples of usage:
  1. They were tough, hearty, jolly, courageous, daring fellows. – Winning His Way by Charles Carleton Coffin
  2. And all declare that they never saw two more courageous knights. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  3. We must just put the courageous face on and march forward. – The Chautauqua Girls At Home by Pansy, AKA Isabella M. Alden
  4. Borrow's eloquence is splendid, manly, and desperately courageous. – Lavengro The Scholar, The Gypsy, The Priest by George Borrow
  5. This was more than a bear, as courageous as was this giant grizzly, could stand, and he retreated with an awkward haste which was ridiculous. – Through Apache Lands by R. H. Jayne

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