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daredevil


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dare-devil  \Dare"-dev`il\,  n. 
  A  reckless  fellow.  Also  used  adjectively;  as  dare-devil 
  excitement. 
 
  A  humorous  dare-devil  --  the  very  man  To  suit  my 
  prpose.  --Ld.  Lytton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  daredevil 
  adj  :  presumptuously  daring;  "a  daredevil  test  pilot  having  the 
  right  stuff"  [syn:  {brash},  {temerarious}] 
  n  :  a  reckless  impetuous  irresponsible  person  [syn:  {madcap},  {hothead}, 
  {swashbuckler},  {lunatic},  {harum-scarum}] 




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