daredeviltry
noun see daredevil II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • daredeviltry — /dair dev euhl tree/, n. reckless daring; venturesome boldness. Also, daredevilry /dair dev euhl ree/. [1870 75, Amer.; DAREDEVIL + try, as in DEVILTRY] * * * …   Universalium

  • daredeviltry — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Willingness to take risks: adventuresomeness, adventurousness, audaciousness, audacity, boldness, daredevilry, daring, daringness, venturesomeness, venturousness. See SAFETY …   English dictionary for students

  • daredeviltry — dare·dev·il·try …   English syllables

  • daredeviltry — noun boldness as manifested in rash and daredevil behavior • Syn: ↑daredevilry • Hypernyms: ↑boldness, ↑daring, ↑hardiness, ↑hardihood * * * /dair dev euhl tree/, n. reckless daring; venturesome boldness. Also …   Useful english dictionary

  • daredevilry — noun boldness as manifested in rash and daredevil behavior • Syn: ↑daredeviltry • Hypernyms: ↑boldness, ↑daring, ↑hardiness, ↑hardihood * * * noun see daredeviltry …   Useful english dictionary

  • dare|dev|il|ry — «DAIR DEHV uhl ree», noun, plural ries. = daredeviltry. (Cf. ↑daredeviltry) …   Useful english dictionary

  • daredevil — I. adjective Date: 1727 recklessly and often ostentatiously daring Synonyms: see adventurous II. noun Date: 1794 a recklessly bold person • daredevilry noun • daredeviltry noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • audacity — Synonyms and related words: adventuresomeness, adventurousness, arrogance, assurance, audaciousness, balls, bold front, boldness, brash bearing, brashness, brass, brassiness, bravado, bravura, brazenness, brinkmanship, bumptiousness, cheek,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • brinkmanship — Synonyms and related words: Eisenhower Doctrine, Monroe Doctrine, Nixon Doctrine, Truman Doctrine, adventurousness, appeasement, audaciousness, audacity, balance of power, boldness, coexistence, colonialism, compromise, containment, courage fou,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • daring — Synonyms and related words: adventuresome, adventuresomeness, adventurous, adventurousness, arrogance, arrogant, audacious, audaciousness, audacity, balls, blazon, bold, bold front, boldness, bottle, brash, brash bearing, brashness, brassiness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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