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bravado
used in My Antonia

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Definition
a show of courage — especially intentionally shown to intimidate or earn admiration
  • It was said she had been brutally jilted by her cousin, Rutland Whitney, and that she married this unknown man from the West out of bravado.
    Introduction (27% in)

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