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bravado
used in The Mysterious Benedict Society

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Definition
a show of courage — especially intentionally shown to intimidate or earn admiration
  • Kate asked, with a show of bravado.
    p. 55.6
  • Despite her bravado, however, Constance was so weak she toppled forward when she tried to stand.
    p. 463.6

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