intrepid

  • 1Intrepid — can refer to: *Chevrolet Intrepid, the International Motor Sports Association GT Championship car, which raced from 1991 to 1993 *William Stephenson, the Canadian World War II spymaster whose code name was Intrepid *Dodge Intrepid, the automobile …

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  • 2Intrepid — ist der Name mehrerer Schiffe der US Navy, siehe USS Intrepid mehrerer Schiffe der Britischen Marine, siehe HMS Intrepid eines Automodells der Firma Dodge, siehe Dodge Intrepid der Mondlandefähre der US amerikanischen Apollo 12 Mission einer… …

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  • 3intrepid — INTREPÍD, Ă, intrepizi, de, adj. (livr.) Care nu dă înapoi în faţa greutăţilor, care înfruntă pericolul; brav, curajos, îndrăzneţ, cutezător. – Din fr. intrépide, lat. intrepidus. Trimis de valeriu, 21.07.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  INTREPÍD adj. v.… …

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  • 4Intrepid — In*trep id, a. [L. intrepidus: cf. F. intr[ e]pide. See {In } not, and {Trepidation}.] Not trembling or shaking with fear; fearless; bold; brave; undaunted; courageous; as, an intrepid soldier; intrepid spirit. Syn: Fearless; dauntless; resolute; …

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  • 5Intrepid — Banderas …

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  • 6întrepid — ÎNTREPÍD, Ă adj. v. intrepid. Trimis de valeriu, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98 …

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  • 7intrepid — index heroic, spartan, undaunted Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 8intrepid — 1620s (implied in intrepidness), from Fr. intrépide (16c.) and directly from L. intrepidus unshaken, undaunted, from in not (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + trepidus alarmed (see TREPIDATION (Cf. trepidation)). Related: Intrepidly …

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  • 9intrepid — *brave, courageous, unafraid, fearless, valiant, valorous, dauntless, undaunted, doughty, bold, audacious Analogous words: daring, venturesome, *adventurous, daredevil: mettlesome, high spirited, *spirited, fiery: plucky, gritty (see… …

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  • 10intrepid — [adj] brave, nervy audacious, bodacious*, bold, courageous, daring, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, game, gritty, gutsy*, heroic, impavid, lionhearted, nerveless, plucky, resolute, spunky*, stalwart, unafraid, undaunted, unflinching,… …

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  • 11intrepid — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ fearless; adventurous. DERIVATIVES intrepidity noun intrepidly adverb. ORIGIN Latin intrepidus not alarmed …

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  • 12intrepid — [in trep′id] adj. [L intrepidus < in , not + trepidus, alarmed, anxious: see TREPIDATION] not afraid; bold; fearless; dauntless; very brave SYN. BRAVE intrepidity [in΄trə pid′ə tē] n. intrepidness intrepidly adv …

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  • 13intrepid — [[t]ɪntre̱pɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n An intrepid person acts in a brave way. ...an intrepid space traveller. Syn: fearless …

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  • 14intrepid — adjective Etymology: Latin intrepidus, from in + trepidus alarmed more at trepidation Date: 1680 characterized by resolute fearlessness, fortitude, and endurance < an intrepid explorer > • intrepidity noun • intrepidly adverb • intrepidness …

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  • 15intrepid — intrepidity, intrepidness, n. intrepidly, adv. /in trep id/, adj. resolutely fearless; dauntless: an intrepid explorer. [1690 1700; < L intrepidus, equiv. to in IN 3 + trepidus anxious; see TREPIDATION] Syn. brave, courageous, bold. Ant. timid. * …

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  • 16intrepid — adj. Intrepid is used with these nouns: ↑explorer, ↑hero, ↑reporter, ↑traveller …

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  • 17intrepid — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. fearless, undaunted (see courage). II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. fearless, courageous, bold, dauntless; see brave 1 . See Synonym Study at brave . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) a.&#8230; …

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  • 18intrepid — in|trep|id [ınˈtrepıd] adj [Date: 1600 1700; : Latin; Origin: intrepidus, from trepidus frightened and worried ] willing to do dangerous things or go to dangerous places often used humorously ▪ intrepid explorers …

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  • 19intrepid — in|trep|id [ ın trepıd ] adjective MAINLY LITERARY not afraid to do dangerous things: DARING: an intrepid explorer …

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  • 20intrepid — [17] The trepid of intrepid represents Latin trepidus ‘alarmed’ (source also of English trepidation [17]), which goes back to an Indo European source in which the notion of ‘fear’ 291 irk seems to be linked with or derived from that of ‘scurrying …

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