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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bra·vo /ˈbrɑ(ˌ)vo/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bra·vo interj.  Well done! excellent! an exclamation expressive of applause.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bra·vo n.; pl. Bravoes   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.   --Churchill.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: 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" [syn: assassin, assassinator]
      2: a cry of approval as from an audience at the end of great
      v : applaud with shouts of `bravo' or `brava'
      [also: bravoes (pl)]