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dare·dev·il

 (dâr′dĕv′əl)
n.
One who is recklessly bold.
adj.
Recklessly bold. See Synonyms at adventurous.

dare′dev′il·ry, dare′dev′il·try (-trē) n.

daredevil

(ˈdɛəˌdɛvəl)
n
a recklessly bold person
adj
reckless; daring; bold
ˈdareˌdevilry, ˈdareˌdeviltry n

dare•dev•il

(ˈdɛərˌdɛv əl)

n.
1. a recklessly daring person.
adj.
2. recklessly daring.
[1785–95]
dare′dev`il•try, dare′dev`il•ry, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.daredevil - a reckless impetuous irresponsible persondaredevil - a reckless impetuous irresponsible person
adventurer, venturer - a person who enjoys taking risks
tearaway - a reckless and impetuous person
Adj.1.daredevil - presumptuously daring; "a daredevil test pilot having the right stuff"
bold - fearless and daring; "bold settlers on some foreign shore"; "a bold speech"; "a bold adventure"

daredevil

noun
1. adventurer, show-off (informal), madcap, desperado, exhibitionist, stunt man, hot dog (chiefly U.S.), adrenalin junky (slang) a tragic ending for a daredevil whose luck ran out
adjective
1. daring, bold, adventurous, reckless, audacious, madcap, death-defying He gets his kicks from daredevil car-racing.

daredevil

noun
One who engages in exciting, risky pursuits:
adjective
Translations

daredevil

[ˈdɛəˌdevl]
A. ADJtemerario
B. Ntemerario/a m/f, atrevido/a m/f

daredevil

[ˈdɛərdɛvəl] ncasse-cou m inv

daredevil

nWaghals m
adjwaghalsig

daredevil

[ˈdɛəˌdɛvl] nscavezzacollo m/f
References in classic literature ?
You dare devil,' replied the goddess, 'you are always wanting to fight somebody or something; you will not let yourself be beaten even by the immortals.
The Festival of Fools most definitely promises a weekend packed with dare devil feats, fast paced acrobatics, mesmerising object manipulation, and out of this world comedy
Aneesh, who said he wanted to capture the dare devil act on his camera, told the cops the timing went horribly awry as a speeding train knocked them down, killing them on the spot before they could jump off the track.
He loved riding his dirt bike and motorcycle and was a dare devil.
28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What goes around, comes around, and in the case of the new Dare Devil Chaos Coaster opening at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, guests will find an exciting new thrill ride guaranteed to get their adrenaline pumping.
Handing it over to museum curator Chris Van Schaardenburgh, David fondly remembered some of his own hairy moments in the car - after inheriting it from his dad who was known to all at the time as Dare Devil Ken.
The joy riders not only put their own lives at stake but a lot of citizens also become victim of their dare devil feats on the bikes and craze for one wheeling.
The amusement park has launched its new roller coaster ride, the Dare Devil Dive, for the 2011 season, on May 26, 2011.
30pm Circus of horrors celebrates its 15th year with bizarre circus acts from dare devil flying trapeze to a woman suspended only by her hair.
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SKYLINE: Wilton at sunset, taken on September 13, with a Sony compact camera after almost a week of grey skies, photographed by Chris Reed of Yarm; FLYING: STUNTS at Stokesley show as a dare devil rider during the motorbike scrambling display, captured on camera by John Wennington; HAND IN HAND: Two walkers take the time to watch a car ferry depart at Teesport, while their dog runs along the beach, photographed by Adrian Dennis; ICONIC STRUCTURE: Andy Murphy photographed people raising money for charity by ziplining across the Tees from his vantage point under the Transporter bridge.
The 35-year-old Indian elephant called Titch has now been nicknamed Nelly by her owners at the Dare Devil Circus after the famous song about an elephant who quit the big top and ran away.