daring daring  /ˈdɛ rɪŋ/


  1. (n) a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy
  2. (n) the trait of being willing to undertake things that involve risk or danger
  3. (adj) disposed to venture or take risks
  4. (adj) radically new or original


  1. How four daring young artists are shaking up the world of cartooning.
  2. But in Conduit Street, a smart thoroughfare filled with fashionable shops just off New Bond Street, a daring crime was in progress.
  3. But it is as daring and honest in portraying the minutiae of its characters' inner lives as it is in showing the details of their sex lives.


  1. Most Disgusting Bar Shots

    As the weather warms up and days grow longer, it is natural to want to celebrate the coming of summer with a few shots and some friends. In the event that your friends are a little more daring with their beverage choices, we’ve outlined several shots that are not worth ingesting just to win your drunk buddy’s double-dog-dare. With your health and safety in mind, here are the 10 most disgusting ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Does This Dow Stock Deserve a Rocket Ride Today?

    HP is crushing all 29 of its Dow peers thanks to a daring product choice and some positive CEO talk. Is there any substance behind this Dow stock's sudden surge today?        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  3. Recovering From Tragedy: Man Shares Battle With PTSD After Heartbreaking Car Accident

    Retired school administrator pens daring autobiography. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10820573.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb


  1. "At a time when events naturally make even the most daring investors more risk-averse, the needs of our economy require that our financial institutions not take this new capital to hoard it, but to deploy it," Paulson said.
    on Oct 13, 2008 By: Henry Paulson Source: Reuters

  2. "We are always daring to dream," Herbert said. "At the World Cup anything is possible - we've seen some strange results."
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Ricki Herbert Source: The Canadian Press

  3. Roosevelt spoke of that person "who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at best knows, in the end, the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those...
    on Jun 27, 2010 By: Theodore Roosevelt Source: Yuma Sun

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