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Definition of Prowess

Prowess

  1. Distinguished bravery; valor; especially, military bravery and skill; gallantry; intrepidity; fearlessness.

Prowess Quotations

People of small caliber are always carping. They are bent on showing their own superiority, their knowledge or prowess or good breeding.
Van Wyck Brooks

It is a law of human nature that in victory even the coward may boast of his prowess, while defeat injures the reputation even of the brave.
Sallust

We find Japan a little more difficult to understand because it has proven its 20th century prowess though the ancient traditions still persist.
Arthur Erickson

I was a weedy kid, not like one of those working-class men who can accommodate not being academically clever by physical strength and prowess.
Ken Livingstone

A remarkable thing about the Silicon Valley culture is that its status structure is so based on technical accomplishment and prowess.
Jaron Lanier
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Prowess Translations

prowess in French is prouesse
prowess in German is Tapferkeit
prowess in Swedish is tapperhet

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