daring

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daring

  1. present participle and gerund of dare

Adjective[edit]

daring (comparative more daring, superlative most daring)

  1. Adventurous, willing to take on or look for risks; overbold.
    Synonyms: audacious, dareful, bold, venturesome
    • 1905, Baroness Emmuska Orczy, chapter 1, in The Tremarn Case[1]:
      “There the cause of death was soon ascertained ; the victim of this daring outrage had been stabbed to death from ear to ear with a long, sharp instrument, in shape like an antique stiletto, which [] was subsequently found under the cushions of the hansom. []
  2. Courageous or showing bravery; doughty.
    Synonyms: courageous; see also Thesaurus:brave
    • c. 1596–1598 (date written), William Shakespeare, “The Merchant of Venice”, in Mr. William Shakespeares Comedies, Histories, & Tragedies [] (First Folio), London: [] Isaac Iaggard, and Ed[ward] Blount, published 1623, →OCLC, [Act II, scene i]:
      [] By this scimitar,
      That slew the Sophy and a Persian prince
      That won three fields of Sultan Solyman,
      I would outstare the sternest eyes that look,
      Outbrave the heart most daring on earth,
      Pluck the young sucking cubs from the she-bear,
      Yea, mock the lion when he roars for prey,
      To win thee, lady. []
  3. Racy; sexually provocative.
    • 2013, Randy Rawls, Best Defense, page 59:
      Just what I wanted, seeing my mom in a daring bikini—or worse yet, my being in one. I had the perfect drawer I could bury it in.

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Noun[edit]

daring (usually uncountable, plural darings)

  1. Boldness.
    Synonyms: boldness, audacity, fearlessness; see also Thesaurus:courage

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Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdarɪŋ/
  • Hyphenation: da‧ring

Etymology 1[edit]

Blend of dalam (on) +‎ jaringan (network).

Adjective[edit]

daring

  1. (computing) online
    • 2019, Wayan Pageyasa, Nur Ihsan HL., Kekerasan Bahasa Di Media Daring Nasional, Deepublish Publisher, page 9:
      Bahasa dalam media daring tidak terlepas dari konteks budaya dan latar sosial.
      Language in online media cannot be separated from the cultural context and social background.

Noun[edit]

daring (first-person possessive daringku, second-person possessive daringmu, third-person possessive daringnya)

  1. (computing) online

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Etymology 2[edit]

Clipping of kelas daring (online class).

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daring

  1. (colloquial) online class

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Karao[edit]

Noun[edit]

daring

  1. small fish