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Definition of 'daring'

See also: dare 

Noun

  1. a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy; "he could never refuse a dare"
       Synonyms: dare
  2. 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: boldness hardiness hardihood
       Antonyms: timidity timorousness

Adjective

  1. 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: audacious venturesome venturous
  2. radically new or original; "an avant-garde theater piece"
       Synonyms: avant-garde


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