Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Boldness; courageousness; audaciousness.

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  • noun The state or quality of being daring.

Etymologies

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daring +‎ -ness

Examples

  • Her daringness to put a cardigan over the dress shows her style is about comfort, too.

    Elizabeth Donoghue: About That Dress...

  • Amanda Ross, stylist for "Lipstick Jungle," notes people look to Hollywood "for wish fulfillment -- a little bit of daringness."

    Women in Power:

  • Amanda Ross, stylist for "Lipstick Jungle," notes people look to Hollywood "for wish fulfillment -- a little bit of daringness."

    The politics of pantsuits

  • Correlations of .57 to .78 between daringness and leadership were reported by Tryon 1939.

    The Bass Handbook of Leadership

  • Correlations of .57 to .78 between daringness and leadership were reported by Tryon 1939.

    The Bass Handbook of Leadership

  • Your daringness triumphed in the end and as I've heard it said many times today chocolate glaze hides a multitude of sins!

    Daring Bakers Bostini Cream Pie: The Pride Cometh Before the Fall

  • But success affects everyone differently and Howard forgot that it was his daringness and intelligence that gathered that following to him and instead made the mistake of thinking that he could say or do anything and his fans would still love him.

    He’s no Howard « BuzzMachine

  • A rapidness, daringness, derangement of wood on skinfulness, sinful the way they dance against the gathering night.

    Bealtine

  • A rapidness, daringness, derangement of wood on skinfulness, sinful the way they dance against the gathering night.

    Archive 2007-01-01

  • The SACP said the struggle against apartheid took a turn in 1976 with an impetus of youthful vigour and daringness.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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