Meaning of COURAGE in English
[noun] [U] - the ability to control fear and to deal with danger, pain, uncertainty etc.; braveryShe was a woman of immense courage.They showed great courage when they found out about their baby's disability.People should have the courage to stand up for their beliefs. [+ to infinitive]It took me ages to summon/pluck up the courage to ask for a promotion. [+ to infinitive]Although many of his policies were unpopular, he had the courage of his convictions to see them through (= was brave and confident enough to do and say what he believed in).
Cambridge English vocab. Кембриджский английский словарь. 2012