intrepid
[ in-trep-id ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Late 17th century; Latin from French intrépide or Latin intrepidus, from in- ‘not’ + trepidus ‘alarmed’
Synonyms
  • fearless
  • unafraid
  • undaunted
  • dauntless
  • undismayed
Antonyms
  • fearful
  • afraid
  • terrified
  • scared
Definition
resolutely fearless; dauntless
Example
He was an intrepid explorer frequenting the highest peaks in the world.
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