Synonyms for (adjective) audacious

Synonyms: audacious, venturesome, venturous, daring

Definition: disposed to venture or take risks

Usage: audacious visions of the total conquest of space; an audacious interpretation of two Jacobean dramas; the most daring of contemporary fiction writers; a venturesome investor; a venturous spirit

Similar words: adventuresome, adventurous

Definition: willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises

Usage: adventurous pioneers; the risks and gains of an adventuresome economy


Synonyms: audacious, bald-faced, barefaced, bodacious, brassy, brazen, brazen-faced, insolent

Definition: unrestrained by convention or propriety

Usage: an audacious trick to pull; a barefaced hypocrite; the most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim- Los Angeles Times; bald-faced lies; brazen arrogance; the modern world with its quick material successes and insolent belief in the boundless possibilities of progress- Bertrand Russell

Similar words: unashamed

Definition: used of persons or their behavior; feeling no shame


Synonyms: brave, unfearing, hardy, audacious, fearless, dauntless, intrepid

Definition: invulnerable to fear or intimidation

Usage: audacious explorers; fearless reporters and photographers; intrepid pioneers

Similar words: bold

Definition: fearless and daring

Usage: bold settlers on some foreign shore; a bold speech; a bold adventure