Definitions for daringˈdɛər ɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dar•ingˈdɛər ɪŋ(n.)

  1. adventurous courage; boldness; bravery.

  2. (adj.)bold or courageous; fearless or intrepid; adventurous.

Origin of daring:

1575–85

dar′ing•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dare, daring(noun)

    a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy

    "he could never refuse a dare"

  2. boldness, daring, hardiness, hardihood(adj)

    the trait of being willing to undertake things that involve risk or danger

    "the proposal required great boldness"; "the plan required great hardiness of heart"

  3. audacious, daring, venturesome, venturous(adj)

    disposed to venture or take risks

    "audacious visions of the total conquest of space"; "an audacious interpretation of two Jacobean dramas"; "the most daring of contemporary fiction writers"; "a venturesome investor"; "a venturous spirit"

  4. avant-garde, daring(adj)

    radically new or original

    "an avant-garde theater piece"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. daring(adjective)ˈdɛər ɪŋ

    very brave; = courageous

    a daring adventure

Wiktionary

  1. daring(Noun)

    Boldness

  2. daring(Adjective)

    Adventurous, willing to take on or look for risks.

  3. daring(Adjective)

    Courageous, or showing bravery

Webster Dictionary

  1. Daring

    of Dare

  2. Daring

    of Dare

  3. Daring(noun)

    boldness; fearlessness; adventurousness; also, a daring act

  4. Daring(adj)

    bold; fearless; adventurous; as, daring spirits


Translations for daring

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

daring(adjective)

bold; courageous

He was a daring pilot; a daring attempt to rescue the climber.

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