n. bravery, courage, fearlessness

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Doughtiness — Dough ti*ness, n. The quality of being doughty; valor; bravery. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • doughtiness — index prowess (bravery) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • doughtiness — noun see doughty …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • doughtiness — See doughtily. * * * …   Universalium

  • doughtiness — noun The quality of being doughty …   Wiktionary

  • doughtiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality of mind enabling one to face danger or hardship resolutely: braveness, bravery, courage, courageousness, dauntlessness, fearlessness, fortitude, gallantry, gameness, heart, intrepidity, intrepidness, mettle …   English dictionary for students

  • doughtiness — dough·ti·ness …   English syllables

  • doughtiness — ]ēnə̇s, ]in noun ( es) Etymology: Middle English doughtinesse, from doughty + nesse ness : the quality or state of being doughty …   Useful english dictionary

  • courage — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of fear Nouns 1. courage, bravery, valor; boldness, strength; daring, gallantry, heroism, intrepidity; defiance, audacity; rashness, brinkmanship; confidence, self reliance; chivalry, prowess,… …   English dictionary for students

  • doughty — adjective (doughtier; est) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English dohtig; akin to Old High German toug is useful, Greek teuchein to make Date: before 12th century marked by fearless resolution ; valiant < a doughty warrior > • …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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