audacious


audacious
Synonyms and related words:
adventuresome, adventurous, arrogant, bold, brash, brassy, brave, brazen, bumptious, careless, challenging, cheeky, cocky, cold, confident, contemptuous, contumelious, cool, courageous, daredevil, daring, dauntless, death-defying, defiant, defying, derisive, devil-may-care, disdainful, disregardful, disrespectful, doughty, easy, emancipated, enterprising, familiar, fearless, fire-eating, foolhardy, forward, free, greatly daring, harebrained, heedless, hubristic, impertinent, impudent, independent, insolent, insulting, intrepid, madbrain, madbrained, madcap, mettlesome, obtrusive, overbold, overpresumptuous, overweening, pert, presuming, presumptuous, procacious, pushy, rash, reckless, regardless of consequences, relaxed, rude, saucy, self-absorbed, self-centered, selfish, shameless, temerarious, thoughtless, unabashed, unafraid, uncurbed, undaunted, ungoverned, unhampered, uninhibited, unrestrained, untrammeled, uppish, uppity, valiant, valorous, venturesome, venturous, wild, wild-ass

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  • audacious — 1540s, confident, intrepid, from M.Fr. audacieux, from audace boldness, from L. audacia daring, boldness, courage, from audax brave, bold, daring, but more often bold in a bad sense, audacious, rash, foolhardy, from audere to dare, be bold. Bad… …   Etymology dictionary

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  • audacious — ► ADJECTIVE 1) willing to take bold risks. 2) impudent. DERIVATIVES audaciously adverb audaciousness noun audacity noun. ORIGIN from Latin audax bold …   English terms dictionary

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