Word:

Dare

Pronunciation: dâr
v. i.1.To have adequate or sufficient courage for any purpose; to be bold or venturesome; not to be afraid; to venture.
[imp. Durst (dûrst) or Dared (dârd); p. p. Dared; p. pr. & vb. n. Daring.]
The pore dar plede (the poor man dare plead).
- P. Plowman.
You know one dare not discover you.
- Dryden.
v. t.1.To have courage for; to attempt courageously; to venture to do or to undertake.
[imp. & p. p. Dared; p. pr. & vb. n. Daring.]
To wrest it from barbarism, to dare its solitudes.
- The Century.
2.To challenge; to provoke; to defy.
n.1.The quality of daring; venturesomeness; boldness; dash.
It lends a luster . . .
A large dare to our great enterprise.
- Shak.
2.Defiance; challenge.
Sextus Pompeius
Hath given the dare to Cæsar.
- Shak.
v. i.1.To lurk; to lie hid.
v. t.1.To terrify; to daunt.
To dare larks
to catch them by producing terror through to use of mirrors, scarlet cloth, a hawk, etc., so that they lie still till a net is thrown over them.
- Nares.
n.1.(Zool.) A small fish; the dace.
Noun1.dare - a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy; "he could never refuse a dare"
Synonyms: daring
Verb1.dare - take upon oneself; act presumptuously, without permission; "How dare you call my lawyer?"
Synonyms: make bold, presume
2.dare - to be courageous enough to try or do something; "I don't dare call him", "she dares to dress differently from the others"
3.dare - challenge; "I dare you!"
Synonyms: defy
DARE - Differential Analyzer REplacement. A family of simulation languages for continuous systems.

["Digital Continuous System Simulation", G.A. Korn et al, P-H 1978].
affront, aim to, assume, attempt, attempt to, battle cry, be a man, beard, bid defiance, bid to combat, breast, bring before, bring forward, bring up, call out, cartel, challenge, chance, change, confront, confront with, court destruction, dare to, defi, defy danger, deride, double dare, double-dare, encounter, envisage, face, face out, face up to, face with, forget the odds, front, gage, gage of battle, gamble, gauntlet, get fresh, get smart, glove, have a nerve, have the cheek, have the gall, have the guts, have the nerve, hazard, hold in contempt, lay before, make bold, make bold to, make free, meet, meet squarely, outdare, outface, place before, play with fire, present to, presume, pretend, pretend to, provocation, provoke, put it to, rebel yell, ridicule, run the chance, run the risk, scream defiance, seek to, set before, show fight, stare down, stem, strive to, study to, stump, take a chance, take chances, take liberties, take the liberty, taunt, tempt Providence, try and, try to, ultimatum, venture, venture to, war cry, war whoop
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