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emboldened

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

inclined or willing to take risks
  • not too surprisingly, rock climbing tends to attract the more emboldened seekers of outdoor adventure

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emboldened

verb
past tense of embolden

Synonyms & Antonyms of emboldened (Entry 2 of 2)

to fill with courage or strength of purpose
  • his poor showing in his first swim meet just emboldened him to train even harder

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The first known use of emboldened was in 1569

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“Emboldened.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/emboldened. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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