Courage in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Courage

(obsolete) To encourage. [15th-17thc.] | The quality of being confident, not afraid or easily intimidated, but without being incautious or inconsiderate. | The ability to do things which one finds frightening.

Short Example Sentence for Courage

  • 1. His courage failed him. 🔊
  • 2. His courage had oozed out of him. 🔊
  • 3. No great courage or merit in that. 🔊
  • 4. And so in the end her faith and courage triumphed. 🔊
  • 5. Yet never for a moment did his courage fail. 🔊
  • 6. Her courage fails.... 🔊
  • 7. He had great courage (was very brave). 🔊
  • 8. He lacked the courage of life, the will to feel and to live. 🔊
  • 9. But he possessed the courage of a lion, and the cunning of a fox. 🔊
  • 10. The Spaniards were suffering terribly and fought with courage and desperation. 🔊
  • 11. I doubt if I had the courage to make confession at that time. 🔊
  • 12. But it was a promise Joan knew she would not have the courage to keep. 🔊
  • 13. The real wonder is that I had the courage to risk another maid of any kind. 🔊
  • 14. I know I should never have the courage to do it, even if I cared for him. 🔊
  • 15. The greatness of your worship's courage is already sufficiently shown. 🔊
  • 16. It was in a desolate London lodging-house that Marietta's courage gave way. 🔊

How to use Courage in a Sentence?

  • 1. Only loneliness and the courage of those who have given always and never received. 🔊
  • 2. In all the extremities of war there is no example of courage and intrepidity to exceed this. 🔊
  • 3. This is how it will remain until men and women have the courage to face the facts of life. 🔊
  • 4. We came out into the new world no teacher has yet had the power and courage to grasp and expound. 🔊
  • 5. It is your moral courage, the courage to do right, because it wrings your heart to do right. 🔊
  • 6. In spite of her natural courage Corinna was seized with a shiver of apprehension. 🔊
  • 7. And so, through all, her courage never failed, her faith never faltered, her hope shone undimmed. 🔊
  • 8. So high his matchless courage rose, He reckoned death among his vanquished foes. 🔊
  • 9. It became necessary to promise the chiefs two thousand dollars before they would consent to take courage again. 🔊
  • 10. Surprised into silence, he studied her with a regard in which admiration for her courage was mingled with blank wonder at her recklessness. 🔊
  • 11. She was too old for hope, and without the courage to pick up the broken bits of her masterpiece and put them together again. 🔊
  • 12. His appeal had failed, and he accepted defeat with the sober courage his father had displayed in a greater surrender. 🔊
  • 13. During the battle he stood on a neighboring hill and chanted a war song, to further fill his warriors with courage and enthusiasm. 🔊
  • 14. They seemed pagan in a newer and more placid sense; and he felt a newer and more boyish curiosity and courage for the consulting of the oracle. 🔊
  • 15. Forced to contend with small means against vastly superior foes, he made genius and courage supply the place of numbers. 🔊
  • 16. She had courage and initiative and a philosophical way of handling questions, and she could be bored by regular work like a man. 🔊
  • 17. Human courage and resolution have seldom been more severely tried than in the exigencies of this terrible night on board the Richard. 🔊
  • 18. He had entered a new world, with a different standard of courage and hardihood, and the first look at it frightened and awed him. 🔊
  • 19. As before, when grappling with other forces of nature, he could find in himself all sorts of courage except the courage to run away. 🔊
  • 20. My sufferings during the few seconds before I found courage to confide this misfortune to our new friend were considerable. 🔊
  • 21. It is hard for men full of courage and fleshly power to understand how the Lord works with such humble instruments. 🔊
  • 22. I knew her for my equal mentally; in so many things she was beyond comparison cleverer than I; her courage outwent mine. 🔊
  • 23. Mrs. Tarbell could bear her great misfortunes with courage and resolution: as she had great hopes, so she expected great disasters. 🔊
  • 24. Nothing in all history surpasses the record of his indomitable courage and cheerfulness in the most hopeless situations, and amid the most frightful hardships. 🔊