A hired soldier; an assassin; a desperado.
(colloquial) An expression of happiness.
‘Yay! I have finally finished my work!’;
A shout of "bravo!"
The letter for the y sound in Pitman shorthand.
The letter B in the ICAO spelling alphabet.
Cocaine (powder or crack).
Used to express acclaim, especially to a performer.
‘Bravo, you have done a brilliant job!’;
a branch of the Tai languages
To cheer or applaud, especially by saying bravo!
A daring villain; a bandit; one who sets law at defiance; a professional assassin or murderer.
‘Safe from detection, seize the unwary prey.And stab, like bravoes, all who come this way.’;
Well done! excellent! an exclamation expressive of applause.
a murderer (especially one who kills a prominent political figure) who kills by a treacherous surprise attack and often is hired to do the deed;
‘his assassins were hunted down like animals’; ‘assassinators of kings and emperors’;
a cry of approval as from an audience at the end of great performance
applaud with shouts of `bravo' or `brava'