(used in praising a performer).
a shout of “bravo!”.
a daring bandit, assassin, or murderer, especially one hired to steal or murder for another.
a word used in communications to represent the letter B.
to shout “bravo!”.
Bravo: a cable television channel.
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(brɑːˈvəʊ). well done!
(brɑːˈvəʊ), (pl) -vos. a cry of “bravo”
(ˈbrɑːvəʊ), (pl) -voes, -vos. a hired killer or assassin
(communications) a code word for the letter b
It is held by some philologists that as “Bravo!” is an exclamation its form should not change, but remain bravo under all circumstances. Nevertheless “bravo” is usually applied to a male, “brava” to a female artist, and “bravi” to two or more. [“Elson’s Music Dictionary,” 1905]
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Mexican name of Rio Grande (def 1). Mexican Rio Bravo. a river flowing from SW Colorado through central New Mexico and along the boundary between Texas and Mexico into the Gulf of Mexico. 1800 miles (2900 km) long. a river flowing W from SE Brazil into the Paraná River. 650 miles (1050 km) long. Also […]
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Music. a florid passage or piece requiring great skill and spirit in the performer. a display of daring; brilliant performance. Music. spirited; florid; brilliant (applied chiefly to vocal but occasionally to instrumental compositions). noun a display of boldness or daring (music) brilliance of execution (as modifier): a bravura passage n.
a noisy quarrel, squabble, or fight. a bubbling or roaring noise; a clamor. Slang. a large, noisy party. to quarrel angrily and noisily; wrangle. to make a bubbling or roaring noise, as water flowing over a rocky bed. Contemporary Examples Rajon Rondo: NBA’s Most Valuable Rebel Sujay Kumar December 1, 2012 Royal Showdown in New […]