intrepid intrepid  /ɪn ˈtrɛ pəd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) invulnerable to fear or intimidation

Usage(s):

  1. The intrepid scribe went undercover to expose the drug peddlers and to uncover the slush money generated.
  2. One the day the city was being lashed by a severe storm, only a lone diehard, intrepid movie goer reached the gates of the movie hall.
  3. There maybe hidden treasures at the bottom but the lake is so murky that only an intrepid scuba driver can dare to take a plunge into it.

News

  1. Kirsten Gillibrand suffers sharp setback

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand suffered a sharp setback Tuesday in an intrepid attempt to sharply alter how the military deals with sexual assault.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Daily News

  2. You’re doing it wrong: Only 5 percent wash hands the right way, study says

    Here’s something to ponder the next time you head to the loo: Only five percent of people wash their hands long enough to kill disease-causing germs. Translation: Ick. That’s according to a study from Michigan State University, which based its results on observing 3,749 people in public restrooms. These intrepid researchers published the results in [...]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Sideshow via Yahoo! News

  3. Research and Markets: Intrepid Potash, Inc. Fundamental Company Report Including Financial, SWOT, Competitors and ...

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Intrepid Potash, Inc. Fundamental Company Report Includi
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "With this event on December 10th, we hope to raise millions for the Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund and to help increase national awareness for the meaningful ways the National Intrepid Center of Excellence will impact the lives of our service...
    on Sep 19, 2008 By: Dana White Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "The Wounded Warriors Project, Fisher House, Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund and Operation Homefront, that's who this money's going to tonight," Stewart said. "Thank you to the fans - you guys helped us do this and you're the reason we were able...
    on Sep 9, 2009 By: Tony Stewart Source: Hartford Courant

  3. "During one of the many primary nights, there was a shot of me from behind in the studio," said Toobin (5,000). "Some intrepid viewer did a freeze frame showing that I was on Facebook at the time and put it on the Web to make fun of it. Fair...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Jeffrey Toobin Source: Columbus Dispatch

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