Synonyms and Antonyms of BEARD

to oppose (something hostile or dangerous) with firmness or courage <a man of integrity who was never afraid to beard the lion in his den>
Near Antonyms avoid, eschew, shun; elude, escape, evade, shake


July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears