daredevil daredevil  /ˈdɛr ˌdɛ vəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a reckless impetuous irresponsible person
  2. (adj) presumptuously daring

Usage(s):

  1. Still another daredevil suffered severe burns and lost his hands in the course of running through a 50-yd.
  2. In Hitchcocks Riviera lark, Grace Kelly takes Cary Grant on a daredevil ride.
  3. Even culinary daredevil Anthony Bourdain might have been scared to try that.

News

  1. Daredevil doing Marietta stunt

    Bringing daredevil Robbie Knievel to town to jump the Ohio River is just the prelude to something even bigger for the area, according to Marietta resident Wei Shen.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Marietta Times

  2. Daredevil Withstands Tropical Strom Andrea On Tightrope

    While we saw a lot of sun locally today, some are still repairing homes from Tropical Storm Andrea. Daredevil Nik Wallenda Challenged the storm's strong winds to a tightrope duo.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: WJHG Panama City

  3. Daredevil challenges Tropical Storm Andrea and himself

    Posted by Harrison Barrus/CBS 12 News SARASOTA, Fla. -- A popular Daredevil challenged Tropical Storm Andrea's strong winds on a tightrope.       Nik Wallenda's Grand Canyon test-run in Sarasota had to be cut short due to the stormy weather. ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: WPEC CBS12 West Palm Beach

Quotes

  1. "I am not the greatest daredevil in the world. I am the son of the greatest daredevil in the world," Robbie Knievel said.
    on Dec 9, 2007 By: Robbie Knievel Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Affleck said Kindregan has since been on the set of all of his films _ "He liked being on the set of `Daredevil' a lot more than being on the set of (box-office bomb) `Gigli.' But he was too polite to mention it," Affleck said.
    on Jun 1, 2007 By: Ben Affleck Source: Washington Post

  3. "In 'Daredevil,' I had had huge fights even over the costume,'" Johnson recalled. "The studio (Fox) didn't want a costume originally, and then they didn't want it to look like the comic book costume. To get as close as I did was a huge...
    on Feb 14, 2007 By: Mark Steven Johnson Source: WNBC

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