bravura

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Italian bravura (skill), from bravo (good, skilful).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bravura (plural bravuras)

  1. (music) a highly technical or difficult piece, usually written for effect
  2. a display of daring

Adjective[edit]

bravura (comparative more bravura, superlative most bravura)

  1. overly showy; ostentatious

Asturian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

bravura f (plural bravures)

  1. courage, bravery (being brave)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bravura f (plural bravure)

  1. skill
  2. cleverness
  3. virtuosity

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Bravo +‎ -ura. From Old Portuguese bravura.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bravura f (plural bravuras)

  1. courage, boldness, a display of daring
  2. anger

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bravo +‎ -ura

Noun[edit]

bravura f (plural bravuras)

  1. courage, boldness, bravery (a display of daring)
  2. ferocity, fierceness, wildness
  3. anger
  4. bravura

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