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outbrave

[out-breyv] /ˌaʊtˈbreɪv/
verb (used with object), outbraved, outbraving.
1.
to stand up to; face defiantly:
to outbrave charges of misconduct.
2.
to surpass in bravery, courage, or daring:
None can outbrave the great heroes of the past.
3.
Archaic. to surpass in beauty, splendor, etc.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; out- + brave
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outbrave

/ˌaʊtˈbreɪv/
verb (transitive)
1.
to surpass in bravery
2.
to confront defiantly
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