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daredevil

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2 having or showing a lack of concern for the consequences of one's actions

  • a daredevil driver who thinks that drag racing on city streets is a harmless game
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adventurous, venturesome, daring, daredevil, rash, reckless, foolhardy mean exposing oneself to danger more than required by good sense. adventurous implies a willingness to accept risks but not necessarily imprudence.
    • adventurous pioneers
venturesome implies a jaunty eagerness for perilous undertakings.
    • venturesome stunt pilots
daring implies fearlessness in courting danger.
    • daring mountain climbers
daredevil stresses ostentation in daring.
    • daredevil motorcyclists
rash suggests imprudence and lack of forethought.
    • a rash decision
reckless implies heedlessness of probable consequences.
    • a reckless driver
foolhardy suggests a recklessness that is inconsistent with good sense.
    • the foolhardy sailor ventured into the storm

daredevil

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a person who seeks out very dangerous or foolhardy adventures with no apparent fear

  • that little daredevil has broken an arm and an ankle this year alone
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