brave out


  • WordNet 3.6
    • v brave out face and withstand with courage "She braved the elements"
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  • Miguel De Cervantes
    “The brave man carves out his fortune, and every man is the son of his own works.”


In literature:

Bunny did not mean this, but he was a brave, smart little chap, always wanting to do something to have fun, or to find out something new.
"Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue at Camp Rest-A-While" by Laura Lee Hope
Consequently Drake and his brave men were obliged to take off some of their clothes and to wade out to the little ships.
"Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts" by Frank Richard Stockton
This brave man now set out to execute one of the most startling schemes that can be imagined.
"Dewey and Other Naval Commanders" by Edward S. Ellis
Many brave deeds were done during the shelling, two of which stand out.
"The Fifth Leicestershire" by J.D. Hills
No one out there had been much surprised when she had decided to brave the submarine peril and return to England.
"What Timmy Did" by Marie Adelaide Belloc Lowndes
The fortress held out bravely.
"The Cornet of Horse" by G. A. Henty
He grew red in the face, and his arms ached, but he kept bravely on, although he was out of breath from the hard pushing.
"The Story of Dago" by Annie Fellows-Johnston
Bravely did the old man hold out, and grim and silent was the surrender.
"Trifles for the Christmas Holidays" by H. S. Armstrong
The young Lords of Douglas came out looking brave and handsome as bridegrooms on a day of betrothing.
"The Black Douglas" by S. R. Crockett
It needed some hard work before the Canadians, who fought bravely, could be cleared out from the thickets.
"With Wolfe in Canada" by G. A. Henty

In poetry:

"Ere thus I will out-braved bee,
One of us two shall dye:
I know thee well, an erle thou art,
Lord Percy, soe am I.
"The More Modern Ballad of Chevy Chace" by Anonymous British
Give me the lifted skirt,
And the brave ways of wrong,
The fist, the dagger and the sword,
And the out-spoken song.
"Morality" by Richard Le Gallienne
One tree, and one alone,
Of all that load this magic air with spice,
Claims for its own
Your brave migration out of Paradise;
"The Humming Birds" by Alfred Noyes
I made no brave bright suns arise,
Veiled up no sweet gray eves;
I hung no rose-lamps, lit no eyes,
Sent out no windy leaves!
"Songs of the Autumn Nights" by George MacDonald
Here's to you, brave Hurdy-gurdy,
Grinding out your happy tune
While the traffic round you rumbles,
In the city's Summer noon.
"To A Hurdy-Gurdy" by Charles Hanson Towne
Ring, bells of the brave to-morrows!
And bring the time more near:
Ring out the wants and the sorrows,
Ring in the glad New Year!
"The News-Boy's Dream of the New Year" by Kate Seymour Maclean

In news:

In the 10th round of the 2006 draft, the Atlanta Braves selected an unheralded player who was mostly a switch-hitting shortstop out of Santa Ana junior college.
McCutchen, 26, beat out the Atlanta Braves' Michael Bourn and the Cincinnati Reds' Drew Stubbs, the other two National League center fielders named as finalists.
1 Why did about 300 Amherst residents brave the cold last Friday night to turn out on the town common.
We had a great time and Paul and I want to thank everyone that came out and braved the weather for a chance to win a free trip to Mexico.
ATLANTA — Just like last year, the Braves lost out on a spot in the NL division series to the St Louis Cardinals.
Teammates congratulate Miami Marlins' Jose Reyes, foreground, after Reyes hit a two-out RBI single to defeat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 during the 10th inning of a baseball game on Tuesday in Miami.
History was made Friday night, as the Socastee Braves shut out rival St James 35-0, finishing the 2012 season undefeated, marking their first-ever perfect season.
Pirates bust out the bats against Braves.
Stat of the Series The Elias Sports Bureau pointed out that the Braves and Nationals both have more wins at Citi Field since the All-Star Break than the Mets do.
Fifty years ago, at the risk of political retribution, CBS bravely took on powerful legislators rooting out evil where they thought they saw it.
How brave of Lord Maurice Saatchi to speak out about the "incomparable nightmare" of the grief he is suffering following the death of his wife, the writer Josephine Hart.
Thirty years ago, Robert Plant released his first solo album, 'Pictures at Eleven,' bravely stepping out of the imposing shadow of Led Zeppelin and establishing a new musical identity for himself.
WATERLOO—As the nursery rhyme goes, "Down came the rain and washed the Barons out" on Friday night as the Braves came into town and dominated DeKalb with the rushing game in a downpour, 34-6.
The flip cameras were rolling when these brave men jumped out in drag.
Finally a few brave souls have the balls to speak out on the unfairness of Valentine's Day in The Gentlemen's Rant : Valentine's Day.