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Synonyms for audacious
ɔˈdeɪ ʃəsau·da·cious

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Wiktionary

  1. audaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    temeritous, temerarious, daring, bold

    Antonyms:
    shy, cautious, prudent

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. audacious

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

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

Princeton's WordNet

  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 Synonymes

  1. audaciousadjective

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

  2. audaciousadjective

    Synonyms:
    presumptuous, assuming, forward, impudent, insolent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. audaciousadjective

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "audacious":

    bold, daring, courageous, brazen, adventurous, brave

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How to use audacious in a sentence?

  1. Gary Gulman:

    I mean, look, it's Carnegie Hall, my dreams were never audacious enough to really dream of performing it at Carnegie Hall. It's really a dream come true.

  2. Randy Mastro:

    This is a racketeering scheme so audacious it would make the mob blush.

  3. Sarah Riggs Amico:

    Any candidate claiming victory based on partial results is dishonoring the voices of hundreds of thousands of voters who, in good faith, turned in absentee ballots or stood in long lines late into the night in the pouring rain to make their voices heard, dismissing or ignoring valid ballots from these voters is an audacious affront to the entire voting rights movement and takes a page straight from the voter suppression playbook championed by Republicans like( Governor) Brian Kemp and State Brad Raffensperger.

  4. Pau Gasol:

    A lot of importance must be attached to his audacious attempt to make the leap at a time when the gulf between the two basketballs was very wide, martin dared and that deserves all possible recognition.

  5. Ted Cruz:

    With one week to go in our first fund-raising quarter, we set a goal that we wanted to raise $1 million in a week. Now, I thought that was a pretty audacious goal, well, I'm sorry to tell you we failed in that goal. We didn't raise a million dollars in a week. We raised a million dollars in one day.


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