1. [ adjective ] invulnerable to fear or intimidation
Synonyms: dauntless brave intrepid unfearing fearless

"audacious explorers" "fearless reporters and photographers" "intrepid pioneers"

Related terms: bold
2. [ adjective ] unrestrained by convention or propriety
Synonyms: brazen insolent brassy bodacious brazen-faced bold-faced barefaced

"an audacious trick to pull" "a barefaced hypocrite" "the most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim"- Los Angeles Times "bold-faced lies" "brazen arrogance"

Related terms: unashamed
3. [ adjective ] disposed to venture or take risks
Synonyms: daring venturous venturesome

"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"

Related terms: adventurous
Similar spelling:   audaciously