lionhearted, mettlesome, audacious, plucky, stout, greathearted, manful, game, gutty, spunky, fortitudinous, doughty, gutsy, undauntable, manly, fear.
brave (part of speech: adjective)
virtuous (part of speech: adjective)
In the presence of an overflowing treasury, it would be a public scandal to do less for those whose valorous
service preserved the government.
- "A History of the Republican Party", George Washington Platt.
Do not, in the name of Allah, O my Padishah, said he, have so valorous
a young man beheaded!
- "Hero Tales and Legends of the Serbians", Woislav M. Petrovitch.
On reaching the door, and finding it closed, the countenances of all drooped; but one of them, more valorous
than the rest, and prompted by the bystanders, gave a loud pull at the bell.
- "Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign", John Ashton.