This was a Polish sergeant of Poniatowski's corps, who explained in Polish that he had come over because he had been slighted in the service: that he ought long ago to have been made an officer, that he was braver than any of them, and so he had left them and wished to pay them out.
Lana was braver this day.
About some Denisov or other, though he himself, I dare say, is braver than any of them.
Tug... the closer she got to the barn, the braver the wild dogs got.
Even Ahab is a braver thing--a nobler thing than THAT.