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daring

dar·ing

daring

 
pronunciation:
deI rIng
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
part of speech: noun
definition: the quality of being bold and willing to take risks; courage.
That pilot is known for his daring.
synonyms:
boldness, bravery, courage, fearlessness
antonyms:
caution, timidity
similar words:
grit, guts, nerve, pluck, resolution
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: willing to take risks; bold; adventurous.
Only a daring person would try to climb that cliff.
synonyms:
bold, brave, courageous, fearless
antonyms:
cautious, fearful, meek, safe, timid, wary
similar words:
adventurous, game, reckless, romantic
derivations: daringly (adv.), daringness (n.)