Brave and Nervous


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Brave adjective – Feeling or displaying no fear by temperament.
Usage example: despite considerable risk to their own safety, the brave team of rescuers rushed into the collapsed building

Nervous is an antonym for brave.
Nearby Words: bravery, bravely, braved, braving
Antonyms for Brave


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Nervous adjective – Feeling or showing uncomfortable feelings of uncertainty.
Brave is an antonym for nervous in anxious topic.
Nearby Words: nerve, nervy, nervously
Antonyms for Nervous
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Things that words describes

love brave love nervous love
person brave person nervous person
girl brave girl nervous girl
character brave character nervous character
Other nouns: man, guy, woman, boy, attempt, father, officer, soldier, pony.

Both words in one sentence

  • Death Glare Even her own husband, also a brave and courageous individual, is reduced to nervous mumbling under her glare.
    Source: Death Glare
  • He starts out as little more than a nervous and whiny hypochondriac, but improves with some gradual character development (particularly from mid-season onwards) and is quite a brave and less self-centered individual by the end.
  • Manga / Rosario + Vampire From a nervous but brave teenager that freaks out at anything, to a young man willing partaking in assault missions at a moment's notice, while still retaining his positive outlook on life and his exasperation to the absurd.
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