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intrepid

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Definition brave — especially showing an adventurous spirit or level-headed determination in difficult circumstances
  • The site is geared toward the intrepid travelers.
  • intrepid pioneers
  • An intrepid social reformer will not be daunted by the magnitude of the task he has undertaken.
    Athol Fugard  --  Master Harold...and the Boys
  • intrepid = brave — especially showing an adventurous spirit or level-headed determination in difficult circumstances
  • At this moment the three intrepid travelers appeared.
    Verne, Jules  --  From The Earth To The Moon
  • Subsequently by the intrepid exertions of Mr.
    Darwin, Charles  --  The Voyage of the Beagle
  • Who more intrepid than Perion of Gaul?
    Cervantes, Miguel  --  Don Quixote
  • "...if he takes time to reflect - " said the intrepid Pelisson.
    Dumas, Alexandre  --  The Man in the Iron Mask
  • Huzza for the intrepid Ferguson
    Verne, Jules  --  Five Weeks in a Balloon
  • From these intrepid wanderers how different our literary men who grow grey over their books behind a curtained window.
    Cranmer-Byng, L.  --  A Lute of Jade
  • The name of this intrepid adventurer was Michel Ardan.
    Verne, Jules  --  Round The Moon
  • We knew he was intrepid, for he had held his own in various gunfights; besides, he looked like a sheriff—the only kind we knew about.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • They moved directly inland a mile or more and might have kept going had it not been for the intrepid John Glover and his men.
    David G. McCullough  --  1776
  • There wasn't much left for our intrepid hero.
    Andy Weir  --  The Martian
  • It's an intrepid act-maybe his first since arriving here— that, somehow, seems to liberate him.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • I didn't have to be clothed in intrepidity all the time or love all creatures.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • The first leg of the voyage was the ten-day transit to Parvati on the Hegemony torchship HS Intrepid.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • I told her, too, how people in such voyages were sometimes wrecked and cast on rocks, where they were saved by the intrepidity and humanity of one man.
    Charles Dickens  --  Bleak House
  • Yet, he reflected, a company of intrepid and quick-shooting rangers could have soon cleaned up this Bradford.
    Zane Grey  --  The Lone Star Ranger
  • Some intrepid souls take up fencing, with Felicity leading the charge, a fierce gleam in her eye.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
  • This man, whom you see helpless and feeble, was once a warrior, so brave and fearless, that even the intrepid natives gave him the name of the Fire-eater.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Pioneers

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