from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Daring or reckless action.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Valiant deeds in desperate times.
- n. Brave and adventurous, often reckless actions.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. brave and heroic deeds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See daring-do.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. brave and heroic feats
Misinterpretation of earlier derrynge do, misprint of Late Middle English dorryng do, daring to do, from Middle English durring don, daring to do : durring, present participle of durren, to dare (from Old English durran; see dare) + don, to do; see do1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Middle English daring to do. (Wiktionary)