fearless

[ feer-lis ]
/ ˈfɪər lɪs /
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adjective

without fear; bold or brave; intrepid.

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Origin of fearless

First recorded in 1350–1400, fearless is from the Middle English word fereles.See fear, -less

synonym study for fearless

See brave.

OTHER WORDS FROM fearless

fear·less·ly, adverbfear·less·ness, noun
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