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daredevil (n.)

1794, "recklessly daring person, one who fears nothing and will attempt anything," from dare (v.) + devil (n.). The devil might refer to the person, or the sense might be "one who dares the devil." Compare scarecrow, killjoy, dreadnought, pickpocket (n.), cutthroat, also fear-babe a 16c. word for "something that frightens children;" kill-devil "bad rum." As an adjective, "characteristic of a daredevil, reckless," by 1832. Related: Daredevilism; daredeviltry.

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Definitions of daredevil from WordNet
1
daredevil (n.)
a reckless impetuous irresponsible person;
2
daredevil (adj.)
presumptuously daring;
a daredevil test pilot having the right stuff
Synonyms: temerarious
From wordnet.princeton.edu

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