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undaunted

adjective un·daunt·ed \ˌən-ˈdn-təd, -ˈdän-\

: not afraid to continue doing something or trying to do something even though there are problems, dangers, etc.

Full Definition of UNDAUNTED

:  courageously resolute especially in the face of danger or difficulty :  not discouraged
un·daunt·ed·ly adverb

Examples of UNDAUNTED

  1. The firefighters were undaunted by the dangerous conditions they faced.
  2. Undaunted, they continued on their journey.

First Known Use of UNDAUNTED

15th century

Related to UNDAUNTED

Synonyms
bold, courageous, dauntless, doughty, fearless, gallant, greathearted, gutsy, gutty, heroic (also heroical), intrepid, lionhearted, manful, stalwart, stout, stouthearted, undauntable, brave, 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
UNDAUNTED Defined for Kids

undaunted

adjective un·daunt·ed \ˌən-ˈdn-təd\

Definition of UNDAUNTED for Kids

:  not discouraged or afraid to continue <She was undaunted despite setbacks.>

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