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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Showing boldness and enterprise, as in business, often to the point of recklessness or unscrupulousness.

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  • adj. bold, reckless and unscrupulous
  • n. robbery on the high seas; piracy
  • v. Template:present participle od

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. hijacking on the high seas or in similar contexts; taking a ship or plane away from the control of those who are legally entitled to it

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