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fearless

adjective fear·less \ˈfir-ləs\

: not afraid : very brave

Full Definition of FEARLESS

:  free from fear :  brave
fear·less·ly adverb
fear·less·ness noun

Examples of FEARLESS

  1. <skydiving is one sport that tends to attract fearless types>

First Known Use of FEARLESS

1540

Related to FEARLESS

Synonyms
bold, courageous, dauntless, doughty, brave, gallant, greathearted, gutsy, gutty, heroic (also heroical), intrepid, lionhearted, manful, stalwart, stout, stouthearted, undauntable, undaunted, valiant, valorous
Antonyms
chicken, chickenhearted, chicken-livered, coward, cowardly, craven, dastardly, fainthearted, fearful, gutless, lily-livered, milk-livered [archaic], nerveless, poltroon, poor-spirited, pusillanimous, spineless, spiritless, timorous, uncourageous, ungallant, unheroic, weakhearted, yellow

Rhymes with FEARLESS

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