Brave vs. Strong

Brave vs. Strong — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Brave and Strong

Braveadjective

Strong in the face of fear; courageous.

Strongadjective

Capable of producing great physical force.

a big strong man; Jake was tall and strong

Braveadjective

(obsolete) Having any sort of superiority or excellence.

Strongadjective

Capable of withstanding great physical force.

a strong foundation; good strong shoes

Braveadjective

Making a fine show or display.

Strongadjective

(of water, wind, etc.) Having a lot of power.

The man was nearly drowned after a strong undercurrent swept him out to sea.
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Bravenoun

A Native American warrior.

Strongadjective

Determined; unyielding.

He is strong in the face of adversity.

Bravenoun

(obsolete) A man daring beyond discretion; a bully.

Strongadjective

Highly stimulating to the senses.

a strong light; a strong taste

Bravenoun

(obsolete) A challenge; a defiance; bravado.

Strongadjective

Having an offensive or intense odor or flavor.

a strong smell
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Braveverb

(transitive) To encounter with courage and fortitude, to defy, to provoke.

After braving tricks on the high-dive, he braved a jump off the first diving platform.

Strongadjective

Having a high concentration of an essential or active ingredient.

a strong cup of coffee; a strong medicine

Braveverb

To adorn; to make fine or showy.

Strongadjective

(specifically) Having a high alcoholic content.

a strong drinkShe gets up, and pours herself a strong one. - Eagles, Lying Eyes

Bravenoun

a North American Indian warrior

Strongadjective

(grammar) Inflecting in a different manner than the one called weak, such as Germanic verbs which change vowels.

a strong verb

Bravenoun

people who are brave;

the home of the free and the brave

Strongadjective

(chemistry) That completely ionizes into anions and cations in a solution.

a strong acid;a strong base

Braveverb

face or endure with courage;

She braved the elements

Strongadjective

(military) Not easily subdued or taken.

a strong position

Braveadjective

possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching;

Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daringa frank courageous heart...triumphed over painset a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory

Strongadjective

Impressive, good.

You're working with troubled youth in your off time? That’s strong!

Braveadjective

invulnerable to fear or intimidation;

audacious explorersfearless reporters and photographersintrepid pioneers

Strongadjective

Having a specified number of people or units.

The enemy's army force was five thousand strong.

Braveadjective

brightly colored and showy;

girls decked out in brave new dressesbrave banners flying`braw' is a Scottish worda dress a bit too gay for her yearsbirds with gay plumage

Strongadjective

(of a disease or symptom) severe very bad or intense

Strongadjective

Having a wide range of logical consequences; widely applicable. (Often contrasted with a weak statement which it implies.)

Strongadjective

(of an argument) Convincing.

Strongadverb

In a strong manner.

Strongadjective

having strength or power greater than average or expected;

a strong radio signalstrong medicinea strong man

Strongadjective

used of syllables or musical beats

Strongadjective

not faint or feeble;

a strong odor of burning rubber

Strongadjective

having or wielding force or authority;

providing the ground soldier with increasingly potent weapons

Strongadjective

having a strong physiological or chemical effect;

a potent toxinpotent liquora potent cup of tea

Strongadjective

able to withstand attack;

an impregnable fortressfortifications that made the frontier inviolable

Strongadjective

of good quality and condition; solidly built;

a solid foundationseveral substantial timber buildings

Strongadjective

of verbs not having standard (or regular) inflection;

`sing' is a strong verb

Strongadjective

having a high alcoholic content;

hard liquor

Strongadjective

freshly made or left;

a warm trailthe scent is warm

Strongadjective

strong and sure;

a firm graspgave a strong pull on the rope