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fearless adj
1 oblivious of dangers or perils or calmly resolute in facing them [syn: unafraid(p)] [ant: afraid(p)]
2 possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching; "Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring"- Herman Melville; "a frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain"- William Wordsworth; "set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory" [syn: brave, courageous] [ant: cowardly]
3 resolute and without fear [syn: doughty, hardy]
4 invulnerable to fear or intimidation; "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers" [syn: audacious, brave, dauntless, intrepid, unfearing]

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  1. Free from fear.


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