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courage

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We cannot be contented because we are happy, and we cannot be happy because we are contented.
Walter Savage Landor
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Etymology

From Old French corage (French: courage), from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] cor, “heart”.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
courage

Plural
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courage (-)
  1. The quality of a confident character not to be afraid or intimidated easily but without being incautious or inconsiderate.
    "A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
  2. The ability to do things which one finds frightening.

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French

Pronunciation

Noun

courage m. (plural courages)

  1. courage

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