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Synonyms for daring
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dare, daring(noun)

    a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy

    "he could never refuse a dare"

    Synonyms:
    dare, boldness, hardihood, hardiness

    Antonyms:
    unoriginal, unadventurous

  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"

    Synonyms:
    hardihood, hardiness, strikingness, boldness, face, cheek, dare, nerve, brass, robustness, validity, lustiness

    Antonyms:
    unoriginal, unadventurous

  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"

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

    Antonyms:
    unadventurous, unoriginal

  4. avant-garde, daring(adj)

    radically new or original

    "an avant-garde theater piece"

    Synonyms:
    audacious, avant-garde, venturous, venturesome

    Antonyms:
    unadventurous, unoriginal

Wiktionary

  1. daring(noun)

    Synonyms:
    boldness

  2. daring(adjective)

    Adventurous, willing to take on or look for risks.

    Synonyms:
    boldness, bold, venturesome, dareful, audacious

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. daring

    The adventurous man goes in quest of danger; the bold man stands out and faces danger or censure; the brave man combines confidence with resolution in presence of danger; the chivalrous man puts himself in peril for others' protection. The daring step out to defy danger; the dauntless will not flinch before anything that may come to them; the doughty will give and take limitless hard knocks. The adventurous find something romantic in dangerous enterprises; the venturesome may be simply heedless, reckless, or ignorant. All great explorers have been adventurous; children, fools, and criminals are venturesome. The fearless and intrepid possess unshaken nerves in any place of danger. Courageous is more than brave, adding a moral element: the courageous man steadily encounters perils to which he may be keenly sensitive, at the call of duty; the gallant are brave in a dashing, showy, and splendid way; the valiant not only dare great dangers, but achieve great results; the heroic are nobly daring and dauntless, truly chivalrous, sublimely courageous. Compare FORTITUDE.

    Synonyms:
    adventurous, bold, brave, chivalric, chivalrous, courageous, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, heroic, intrepid, undaunted, undismayed, valiant, venturesome

    Antonyms:
    afraid, cowardly, cringing, faint-hearted, fearful, frightened, pusillanimous, shrinking, timid, timorous

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. daring

    Synonyms:
    adventurous, dashing, bold, courageous, venturesome, dauntless, foolhardy, fearless, brave, intrepid, valorous

    Antonyms:
    cautious, timid, inadventurous

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. daring(a.)

    Synonyms:
    bold, adventurous, fearless, brave, intrepid, valorous, valiant, courageous, gallant, chivalrous, doughty, heroic, undaunted, dauntless

  2. daring(n.)

    Synonyms:
    boldness, intrepidity, valor, bravery, courage

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    bold, 'audace, audacity, audacious, boldness, courageous, conqueror, adventurous, brave, temerity

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Translations for daring

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  • جرأة, جسارةArabic
  • смел, безстрашен, безстрашие, дързък, авантюристичен, смелостBulgarian
  • agosaratCatalan, Valencian
  • Kühnheit, mutig, WagemutGerman
  • audaz, atrevimiento, osado, atrevido, audacia, osadíaSpanish
  • uskalias, uskallusFinnish
  • audacieux, courageuxFrench
  • נועזת, נועז, תעוזהHebrew
  • audacissimusLatin
  • gedurfd, durf, stoutmoedig, roekeloos, avontuurlijk, durvend, branie, lef, dapperDutch
  • śmiałyPolish
  • atrevido, arrojado, audacioso, audazPortuguese
  • смелость, отважный, смелый, бесстрашный, лихой, дерзкийRussian

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