dauntlessness


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Related to dauntlessness: courageously, braveness

daunt·less

 (dônt′lĭs, dänt′-)
adj.
Incapable of being intimidated or discouraged; fearless. See Synonyms at brave.

daunt′less·ly adv.
daunt′less·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dauntlessness - resolute courageousness
braveness, bravery, courage, courageousness - a quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear

dauntlessness

noun
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Struck by his desperate dauntlessness, and his wild desire to visit Christendom, the captain at last relented, and told him he might make himself at home.
Their resolve drives them to build empires and there are times when that dauntlessness gives them the strength to rise from the ashes.
Thus, some of the desirable qualities examined in "Wizards, Beavers, and Such" include cooperation, construction, compromise, courage, dauntlessness, and many more.
Showing dauntlessness he clarified that he will not let anyone to rob his mandate.