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Word of the Day 11/11/20 Valor

Valor (noun)
valor [ val-er ]


noun
1. boldness or determination in facing great danger, especially in battle; heroic courage; bravery: a medal for valor.

Also especially British, val·our.

WORDS RELATED TO VALOR
prowess, fearlessness, boldness, gallantry, derring-do, grit, heroism, courage, determination, firmness, tenacity, fortitude, heart, spunk, valiancy, stomach, nerve, fight, guts, backbone

SYNONYMS FOR VALOR
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intrepidity, spirit.

SYNONYM STUDY FOR VALOR
See courage.

ANTONYMS FOR VALOR
cowardice.

Origin: 1350–1400; Middle English valo(u)r < Anglo-French; Middle French valeur < Late Latin valōr-, stem of valor worth, equivalent to Latin val(ēre) to be of worth + -or-or

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