browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
fearless

more about fearless

fearless


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fearless  \Fear"less\,  a. 
  Free  from  fear. 
 
  Syn:  Bold;  courageous;  intrepid;  valorous;  valiant;  brave; 
  undaunted;  dauntless;  heroic.  --  {Fear"less*ly},  adv  -- 
  {Fear"less*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fearless 
  adj  1:  oblivious  of  dangers  or  perils  or  calmly  resolute  in  facing 
  them  [syn:  {unafraid(p)}]  [ant:  {afraid(p)}] 
  2:  possessing  or  displaying  courage;  able  to  face  and  deal  with 
  danger  or  fear  without  flinching;  "Familiarity  with  danger 
  makes  a  brave  man  braver  but  less  daring"-  Herman 
  Melville;  "a  frank  courageous  heart...triumphed  over 
  pain"-  William  Wordsworth";  "set  a  courageous  example  by 
  leading  them  safely  into  and  out  of  enemy-held  territory" 
  [syn:  {brave},  {courageous}]  [ant:  {cowardly}] 
  3:  resolute  and  without  fear  [syn:  {doughty},  {hardy}] 
  4:  invulnerable  to  fear  or  intimidation;  "audacious  explorers"; 
  "fearless  reporters  and  photographers";  "intrepid 
  pioneers"  [syn:  {audacious},  {brave},  {dauntless},  {intrepid}, 
  {unfearing}] 




more about fearless