daredevil

[[t]de͟ə(r)dev(ə)l[/t]]
daredevils
1) ADJ: ADJ n Daredevil people enjoy doing physically dangerous things.

A daredevil parachutist jumped from the top of Tower Bridge today.

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Daredevil is also a noun.

He was a daredevil when young.

2) ADJ: ADJ n You use daredevil to describe actions that are physically dangerous and require courage.

The show's full of daredevil feats by cowboys and Indians with horses, buffalos and stagecoaches.


English dictionary. 2008.

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