fearless

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adjective fear·less \ˈfir-ləs\

Definition of fearless

  1. :  free from fear :  brave

fearlessly

adverb

fearlessness

noun

Examples of fearless in a Sentence

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

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First Known Use of fearless

1540


FEARLESS Defined for English Language Learners

fearless

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adjective

Definition of fearless for English Language Learners

  • : not afraid : very brave


FEARLESS Defined for Kids

fearless

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adjective fear·less \ˈfir-ləs\

Definition of fearless for Students

  1. :  not afraid :  brave

fearlessly

adverb

fearlessness

noun


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