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Synonyms for audacious
ɔˈdeɪ ʃəsau·da·cious

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  1. audaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    temeritous, temerarious, daring, bold

    Antonyms:
    shy, cautious, prudent

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. audacious

    Synonyms:
    insolent, adventurous, venturesome, presumptuous, valiant, rash, bold, daring, reckless, enterprising

    Antonyms:
    timid, cowardly, cautious, inadventurous, unventuresome, unenterprising

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  1. audacious, brave, dauntless, fearless, hardy, intrepid, unfearingadjective

    invulnerable to fear or intimidation

    "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers"

    Synonyms:
    unfearing, venturous, intrepid, courageous, brave, bald-faced, bodacious, braw, unafraid(p), barefaced, brassy, stout, brazen-faced, gay, daring, sturdy, venturesome, insolent, stalwart, fearless, hardy, dauntless, brazen

    Antonyms:
    unadventurous, timid, ashamed(p)

  2. audacious, barefaced, bodacious, bald-faced, brassy, brazen, brazen-faced, insolentadjective

    unrestrained by convention or propriety

    "an audacious trick to pull"; "a barefaced hypocrite"; "the most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim"- Los Angeles Times; "bald-faced lies"; "brazen arrogance"; "the modern world with its quick material successes and insolent belief in the boundless possibilities of progress"- Bertrand Russell

    Synonyms:
    brazen, brazen-faced, flip, meretricious, gimcrack, loud, brassy, flashy, intrepid, fearless, hardy, bodacious, venturous, daring, cheap, trashy, venturesome, brave, insolent, gaudy, garish, tatty, unfearing, bald, snotty-nosed, tawdry, brasslike, impudent, barefaced, bald-faced, dauntless, flash, tacky

    Antonyms:
    timid, unadventurous, ashamed(p)

  3. audacious, daring, venturesome, venturousadjective

    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"

    Synonyms:
    unfearing, venturous, intrepid, brave, bald-faced, bodacious, barefaced, brassy, brazen-faced, daring, venturesome, insolent, avant-garde, fearless, hardy, dauntless, brazen

    Antonyms:
    timid, unadventurous, ashamed(p)

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. audaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    bold, daring, fearless, courageous, intrepid, venturesome, dauntless, undaunted, valiant, stout-hearted

  2. audaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    presumptuous, assuming, forward, impudent, insolent

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  1. audaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    presumptuous, impudent, insolent, brazen, unabashed, bold

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  1. List of paraphrases for "audacious":

    bold, daring, courageous, brazen, adventurous, brave

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How to use audacious in a sentence?

  1. Winston Churchill:

    Why you may take the most gallant sailor, the most intrepid airman, and th most audacious soldier, put them at a table together-and what do you get? The sum of their fears.

  2. George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman:

    Audacious ribald: your laughter will finish in hideous boredom before morning.

  3. Thomas Zurbuchen:

    More than 20 years ago, the Webb team set out to build the most powerful telescope that anyone has ever put in space and came up with an audacious optical design to meet demanding science goals, today we can say that design is going to deliver.

  4. Uhuru Kenyatta:

    He had the same audacious hope that you have.

  5. Eliot Engel:

    There's a reason the Obama administration and The Trump administration, at least before this point, never made such audacious legal claims. The assertion that Congress has authorized the executive branch to use force against Iran is unsound. A bipartisan majority of both houses of Congress have rejected that view in just the past few weeks through congressional findings, the administration's position is dangerous. It holds Iran directly responsible for abuses committed by armed groups under a new-fangled theory that United States would not want to see applied to our support for armed forces including the Saudi bombing campaign in Yemen and the Syrian Kurdish forces' treatment of detainees.


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