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bravado
used in Dune

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Definition a show of courage — especially intentionally shown to intimidate or earn admiration
  • He remembered the angry bravado with which he had once described this face-from-a-dream, telling the Reverend Mother Gains Helen Mohiam: "I will meet her."
    Book 2 (51% in)

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