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Word of the Day 08/10/18 Audacious

Audacious (adjective)
au·da·cious [aw-dey-shuhs]
(previously 04-13-13)

adjective
1. extremely bold or daring; recklessly brave; fearless: an audacious explorer.
2. extremely original; without restriction to prior ideas; highly inventive: an audacious vision of the city's bright future.
3. recklessly bold in defiance of convention, propriety, law, or the like; insolent; brazen.
4. lively; unrestrained; uninhibited: an audacious interpretation of her role.

Synonyms
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1. courageous, intrepid, dauntless, venturesome.
3. unabashed, shameless; impertinent, forward.

Antonyms
1. cowardly.

Origin: 1540–50; audaci(ty) + -ous

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